Some of the 17 victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., were educators who died protecting their students.
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To better understand the nature of workplace sexual harassment in schools, Education Week is seeking stories from our readers.
August 29, 2017
After devastating flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey, one teacher started a Facebook group to connect and comfort student readers.
December 15, 2016
In many school districts, the classroom is still a difficult place for LGBT students and teachers, says a report by Human Rights Watch.
April 20, 2016
The proposed law is meant to increase the public's respect for the teaching profession in Argentina.
April 08, 2016
Teachers would have the authority to remove any student deemed a safety threat, under a proposed bill by Minnesota lawmakers.
April 05, 2016
Amid a recent rise in sexual misconduct cases involving teachers, the Clark County school district in Nevada is looking to implement a policy that restricts digital communication between students and teachers.
December 04, 2015
Teachers in the San Bernardino, Calif., sought to make classrooms as normal as possible for students this week, following the mass shooting at the Inland Regional Center on Wednesday.
August 31, 2015
The Victoria Soto School in Stratford, Conn., was dedicated on August 28.
September 19, 2014
The months-long spread of the Ebola virus has shuttered schools across western Africa, leaving many teachers' livelihoods in jeopardy.