Classrooms were destroyed for many teachers in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Now, those teachers are trying to rebuild to create a safe and welcoming space for students.
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September 15, 2017
September 01, 2017
Education Week filmed teachers setting up their classrooms to prepare for the first day of school, capturing the whirlwind of excitement and nerves.
August 29, 2017
After devastating flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey, one teacher started a Facebook group to connect and comfort student readers.
August 17, 2017
What does a teacher's lunch break look like? Educators from across the country tweeted out their go-to meals and lunchtime duties.
July 26, 2017
The teacher has since received over $25,000 in donations from people across the country and plans to set up a foundation for teachers to get school supplies.
August 26, 2016
A student teacher in Chicago made a rap video for students to welcome them to school.
July 26, 2016
Roxanna Elden, a former teacher who created a popular email series of encouragement for educators in 2015, returns with online support for first-year teachers in their first days of school.
August 27, 2015
A voluntary survey finds that younger grades have more homework than recommended while older grades don't have enough, but the study has come under major scrutiny.
August 06, 2014
Every year during the last week of summer, teachers in Henderson County, Ky. make house calls.
August 29, 2012
A recent nationwide survey conducted by AdoptAClassroom.org points to the types of out-of-pocket expenses that teachers spend on their students and classrooms, which include school supplies, clothing, food, and personal items that their students' parents cannot afford.