The staff at Benjamin Franklin Elementary School in Wisconsin had a troubling puzzle: A sudden rise in recess injuries. A new problem-solving initiative helped them get to root of what was going on.
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June 14, 2018
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June 08, 2018
Try to imagine what actions you can take to change your world. That's what these Chicago middle school students are asked to think about during a hands-on civics lesson.
June 07, 2018
School resource officers juggle numerous roles: enforcing laws, mentoring students, and providing security to schools. But little is known about this unique law enforcement profession.
May 16, 2018
Zia Tollette, a student at Central High School in Little Rock, Ark., says the history of her school and the Little Rock Nine are strong reminders why it is so important to be engaged in politics.
May 10, 2018
Principals are a critical link between supporting teachers and student outcomes. Education Week explores some of the methods principals can utilize to help their students succeed.
May 04, 2018
Canadian teachers use a variety of methods to teach ELL and refugee children to read and write in English, with remarkable success.
March 27, 2018
The Washington demonstration brought two women together briefly: one a student from New Jersey, the other a nurse from Maryland. One white, one black. See how and why they connected.
March 06, 2018
Education Week provides an update from Puerto Rico on where the U.S. territory's schools stand several months after Hurricane Maria.