Five Black high school students share stories about class conversations on race they thought went well, and those that didn't go well at all.
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July 31, 2020
July 08, 2020
Prospective teachers, most of whom are white, are more likely to identify Black children as angry, even when they're not. They don't make the same mistakes for white children.
June 25, 2020
As schools prepare to welcome back students, reducing outside interruptions in the classroom could be a way to address learning loss, researchers say.
June 24, 2020
A new parent group has organized to put pressure on school districts to embrace anti-racist curriculum and instruction. Its first action, which begins today, aims to inundate 10 school districts, from California to Connecticut, with emails demanding change.
June 10, 2020
A new study shows that police shootings affect the learning and emotional well-being of students in nearby schools, particularly nonwhite students.
June 09, 2020
Students in cities around the country are organizing petition drives that are generating thousands of signatures to demand that their schools offer anti-racist curricula and instruction.
June 01, 2020
Teachers are tasked with helping their students work through their feelings about the protests and police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other unarmed black men and women.
May 19, 2020
Some teachers are asking students to keep a daily record of life during the shutdowns. In this Education Week video, 5th and 7th graders read their entries aloud.
April 02, 2020
Coronavirus has shut down schools across the country, forcing millions of students to learn at home. In this video, families from Seattle to Maine describe how they are adjusting to this new reality.
March 18, 2020
Now that most states have closed schools in response to the coronavirus, many teachers face the same question: Can we create a classroom community virtually?