March 2017 Archives

For military children, life at home can be chaotic. At Camp Lejune, N.C., child-care centers create stable spaces for military children to thrive.

On Friday, March 31st, Education Week will be hosting a leadership event in a Washington, D.C.—and it's being livestreamed for free!

For an interview originally streamed via Facebook Live, Education Week correspondent Kavitha Cardoza sat down with John King, the former U.S. Secretary of Education, to discuss school choice, President Trump's proposed budget, and more.

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos recently spoke at Council of the Great City Schools annual legislative and policy conference in Washington, D.C. Here are some of her remarks.

In this Facebook Live discussion, Education Week reporters Alyson Klein and Andrew Ujifusa discuss President Trump's budget, and what it means for public education.

Indiana has one of the largest voucher programs in the country, with over 34,000 students receiving tax dollars to pay for private schools. With the Trump administration favoring school choice, many wonder if vouchers help or hurt education.

Alyson Klein of Education Week and Noelle Ellerson Ng of AASA, The School Superintendents Association, appeared on Facebook Live to discuss changes to ESSA and the future of education policy under President Donald Trump and U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos.

Over 1 million students in the U.S. are homeless, and that instability means they are more likely to drop out of school. In this video, Kansas City, Kan. high school students Grace Wright and Malik Ali Cushon talk about their experiences being homeless, and what their school has done to help.

Military families enjoy some of the best—and most inexpensive— child care in the country. Why is this? Education Week correspondent Kavitha Cardoza reports from Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.

What do school district officials want to hear when purchasing ed-tech products? EdWeek Market Brief Senior Editor Sean Cavanagh reports.

What is formative assessment? Education Week reporter Catherine Gewertz sits down with Meghan Pazmino, a math coach at Ross Elementary School in Washington, D.C. to explain.

In rural Jackson County in West Virginia, the school district has launched a new comprehensive literacy strategy to help its students organize their writing. Employing a hamburger as a graphic organizer, it provides a visual guide for creating an essay.



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