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June 23, 2017

The Disparate Impact of School Closings (Video)

Hundreds of schools are shut down yearly for economic or academic reasons, impacting communities and students. Reporter Denisa Superville shares the latest data on where schools are closing and which students are likely to be affected.

June 21, 2017

Media Literacy Training for Teachers Goes a Long Way (Video)

How can teachers help students spot fake news? In this video, educators discuss teacher-training efforts around media literacy, and why they're so important.

June 08, 2017

Teaching Students to Discern Fake News (Video)

In today's world, where fabricated news stories are often presented as legitimate, media literacy is more important than ever. In Washington state, media literacy advocates and legislators are working together to create curriculum to create digitally literate citizens.

May 19, 2017

The Science Behind Reading (Video)

Education Week's Liana Heitin Loewus sits down with Daniel Willingham, a professor of psychology at the University of Virginia, to talk about his new book, The Reading Mind.

May 19, 2017

Should School Buses Have Seat Belts? (Video)

Most school buses do not have seat belts — a safety concern for children nationwide. However, a number of states are considering legislation to change that.

May 15, 2017

Rethinking Recess (Video)

Playworks, a nonprofit working in 21 states, promotes structured recess, complete with designated staff that runs games and promotes leadership and conflict resolution for students.

May 10, 2017

How Can the U.S. Improve High School Graduation Rates? (Video)

Can the U.S. reach a 90% graduation rate by 2020? Education Week correspondent Lisa Stark discussed that question with Civic Enterprises Founder & CEO John Bridgeland.

May 10, 2017

Appreciating Teachers: EdWeek Staff Shares Their Stories (Video)

May 8 - 12 is Teacher Appreciation Week! Watch as Education Week staff members share their memories of educators that have made a lasting impact.

May 04, 2017

Undocumented Students Fear for Their Future (Video)

Most undocumented students in the U.S. are protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. But immigration arrests are now up by 33 percent nationwide, and many DACA recipients are uncertain about their future.

April 07, 2017

Can the Abacus Improve Students' Math Skills? (Video)

The 4,000 year old abacus might be ancient technology, but it can serve as a teaching tool for modern students.

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