Bethany Hill, the principal at Central Elementary School in Cabot, Ark., shuns a formal office in favor of roving around classrooms, hallways, the playground, and the cafeteria, where she can be as close as possible to teachers and students all day.
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Education Week Correspondent Kavitha Cardoza visited the Cobre Consolidated School District in New Mexico, which made the change to a shortened school week just before the state declared a moratorium on the practice.
July 11, 2018
Some schools are adopting comprehensive sexuality education, which includes discussions on healthy relationships, consent, and preventing violence. See what that looks like in this video segment.
June 14, 2018
A new report compared the benchmarks and cut scores for each state test against a national assessment. Watch the video for some of the findings.
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.
January 19, 2018
Educators are cashing in selling lesson plans online. But some worry about unintended consequences, like fewer free resources and less professional collaboration.
November 30, 2017
In this video, principal Lisa Benedetti-Ramzi explains why it's necessary for schools to add creativity to STEM learning, and how her school was able to include a STEAM block in the schedule.
November 21, 2017
Travis Bouldin, a world history teacher at Ron Brown College Prep in Washington, D.C., shares his perspective on how a culturally inclusive approach to teaching can help students overcome societal hurdles.
October 10, 2017
Many Americans fall well short of even basic knowledge the U.S. Constitution or the First Amendment. Here's a brief video guide.