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August 08, 2017

For Many Who Rely on School Meals, Summer Can Mean Going Hungry (Video)

For some children, the summer can be the hungriest time of year. Education Week visited a food bank in Omaha, Neb., that is trying to fill that summer hunger gap.

August 03, 2017

What Flint's Superintendent Did to Protect Children From Lead (Video)

Two years after the lead crisis in Flint, Mich., began, Superintendent Bilal Tawwab is leading a comprehensive effort to mitigate the effects of lead exposure in children.

July 26, 2017

Afghan Girls' Robotics Team Takes the World Stage (Video)

After having their visas denied twice, an all-girls team from Afghanistan has made it to the U.S. to compete in an international high school robotics competition.

June 23, 2017

How Are Schools Monitoring Their Students on Social Media? (Videos)

How are school administrators keeping tabs on students' social posts without violating free speech and privacy rights?

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

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 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 20, 2017

Hands-On Veterinary Program Helps Navajo Students Succeed (Video)

Students in the veterinary science program at Monument Valley High School, located in Navajo Nation in northeast Arizona, get hands-on instruction that prepares them for college and careers.

April 06, 2017

Can Cameras in Special Ed. Classrooms Prevent Student Abuse? (Video)

To help prevent students with disabilities from being abused at school, Texas now requires cameras in special education classrooms upon request. But is this the best solution?

March 17, 2017

Are Vouchers Hurting or Helping Education? (Video)

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.

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