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February 07, 2020

For Teachers, Life Is More 'The Office' and Less 'Freedom Writers,' Roxanna Elden Says

Elden's new novel, "Adequate Yearly Progress," is a satirical look at the day-to-day frustrations, minor victories, and interpersonal drama of teaching.

September 26, 2019

This Banned Books Week, Stories With LGBTQ Themes Dominate the Most-Challenged List

Six of the 11 listed books were banned for including LGBTQ stories—and one has been challenged for promoting stereotypes about Mexicans.

May 17, 2018

5 Ways Teachers Can Use Virtual and Augmented Reality in the Classroom

Immersive reality is slowly creeping into the classroom. How can teachers make the technology work for student learning?

March 19, 2018

Why People Are Raising Money to Show Students 'A Wrinkle in Time'

A Wrinkle in Time, the beloved classic by Madeleine L'Engle, is now on the big screen. Educators, celebrities, and nonprofits are teaming up to make students don't miss it.

February 05, 2018

Is It Hard to Fire the Bad Ones? Authors Take on Popular Teacher 'Myths'

What is true and false about the teaching profession? Three educators unpack what they see as the most enduring popular myths about teachers and education.

October 17, 2017

Despite 'Discomfort,' Many Teachers Still Teach 'To Kill a Mockingbird.' Here's Why

Although a Mississippi school district removed the famous novel from the curriculum because its language made people uncomfortable, teachers say 'Mockingbird' still has value.

August 29, 2017

Houston Teacher's Reading Group Comforts Students in Hurricane Aftermath

After devastating flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey, one teacher started a Facebook group to connect and comfort student readers.

April 19, 2017

Joyful Schools: What One U.S. Educator Learned From Teaching in Finland

A U.S. educator unpacks the lessons teachers can draw from Finnish classrooms—including the secret to joyful teaching and happier students.

April 04, 2017

How Can Educators Shape Students as Readers? Bloggers Weigh In

On the heels of Reading Awareness Month, and as schools celebrate School Library Month, Education Week's opinion bloggers share their strategies for how to get students reading.

February 08, 2017

For Some Educators, Dystopian Literature Takes On New Meaning in Classrooms

Dystopian literature sales have skyrocketed in recent weeks, in part because of the current political climate. How should educators use these classics in the classroom?

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