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.
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June 01, 2020
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?
March 11, 2020
"There's a science of learning, and ... there's not a single teacher who couldn't benefit, I think, from knowing these principles," said the executive director of Deans for Impact, a group of education school leaders.
February 04, 2020
A new study from the Fordham Institute argues that "the mindset that says 'everybody gets a gold star' does more damage than good."
December 27, 2019
Decoy smartphones. Firecrackers. A live bird. Teachers tell classroom stories about some of the wacky items they've taken from students.
October 17, 2019
A new report outlines danger signs of censorship at student-run newspapers.
September 23, 2019
A survey released Monday finds deep wells of skepticism among high school students about whether they'll get a fair shot from admissions offices.
September 13, 2019
In rural Kentucky, teachers and students are awarded innovation grants to solve a challenge facing their community or classroom.