Bands that let students stretch their feet back and forth while sitting can reduce off-task behaviors, an independent study has found.
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Education Week will collect reports of hate crimes or bias incidents in K-12 schools to get a more accurate picture of how common these episodes are.
June 30, 2017
A program used by 11,000 schools across the country simulates conversations about mental health between students and educators.
May 11, 2017
Fidgets spinners are supposed to help students sit still and focus. But many teachers say it's having the exact opposite effect.
May 08, 2017
Eighteen-year-old Raven Osborne will receive her bachelor's degree in sociology with a minor in early-childhood education this week—but she doesn't graduate from high school until May 22.
April 19, 2017
Education Week Teacher blogger Larry Ferlazzo shares five ways teachers can help students make connections across subject areas and the world beyond the classroom.
March 30, 2017
A viral video shows a teacher delivering a bizarre spelling test—and his students' hilarious reactions.
February 03, 2017
The substitute-teacher model creates less work for classroom teachers and makes sure students experience authentic learning when their teacher is gone, its founder says.
January 05, 2017
Netflix will reboot the beloved '90s educational cartoon, "The Magic School Bus," starring eccentric science teacher Ms. Frizzle and her eager students as they embark on out-of-this world field trips.
August 30, 2016
A website run by the National Writing Project and PBS member station KQED will publish students' letters to the next president about issues that matter to them.