Hurricane Maria slammed the island of Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, swamping towns and displacing residents from their homes. Education Week spoke to educators, students, and their families, documenting the island's efforts to reopen their schools.
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November 03, 2017
November 03, 2017
Over the past three years, the Physics Bus has reached over 30,000 students. Watch as educator Claire Hope Fox demonstrates how to build a hovercraft intended to guide lessons about airflow and friction.
October 30, 2017
Education Week analyzed salary data for the superintendents of all 50 states and D.C. Here's what we found.
October 09, 2017
Two second-year teachers read tweets with advice for new teachers, and reflect on their own struggles and triumphs.
August 25, 2017
Schools must consider a patchwork of local, state, and federal policies when determining their obligations to transgender students.
August 10, 2017
A group of trained chefs in Omaha, Neb., are showing young people from low-income neighborhoods how to navigate through the kitchen and learn how to make healthy meals on a budget.
June 23, 2017
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 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 22, 2017
Differences in parental income can contribute to hidden disparities that are easy for schools to overlook but hard for poor families to overcome, according to data gathered by the Education Week Research Center.
May 18, 2017
Poetry Out Loud, a competition that includes students from each state, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories, teaches students the art of reciting poetry.