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August 29, 2017
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June 21, 2017
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 16, 2017
In the past decade, schools have made great strides in adopting technology in the classroom. However, there is still inequity in the ed tech space.
May 31, 2017
Blogger, author, and National Board-certified teacher Starr Sackstein discusses how teachers can move beyond grades to assess student learning in a meaningful way.
May 19, 2017
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 15, 2017
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 13, 2017
The best professional development can inspire educators long after the program ends. But other activities sold as professional development end up falling far short of the mark. In this video, we share some humorous samples of what teachers told us were their worst PD experiences.
May 10, 2017
May 8 - 12 is Teacher Appreciation Week! Watch as Education Week staff members share their memories of educators that have made a lasting impact.