The U.S. Department of Education says a small subset of public school districts are not eligible to receive roughly $13.5 billion in CARES money earmarked for districts.


The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill Friday that includes additional aid for K-12 schools, but which has little chance of becoming law.


The U.S. Department of Agriculture extended waivers so that schools can continue feeding students affected by closures due to COVID-19 through the summer months.


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a "decision tree" to guide decisions about reopening schools amid the coronavirus pandemic.


The ACLU sued to block parts of new rules that govern how K-12 schools, colleges, and universities must respond to reports of sexual assault and harassment under Title IX.


The National Education Association and the National PTA have announced a multi-million-dollar advertising campaign to support a new federal coronavirus relief package that includes designated funding for schools.


U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos tells EdWeek opinion blogger Rick Hess her new competitive grants are "not even a little bit" like the Obama administration's Race to the Top program. Let's examine that claim.


As the president remains impatient to get schools open again, the nation's top epidemiologist continues to sound the alarm about making sure all reopenings are done without risking a reignition of the pandemic.


Want to help out public schools during the COVID-19 pandemic? There's a way to do that while also providing critical relief for private schools too, advocacy groups have told congressional leaders.


The selection of Lorena Orozco McElwain as director of the office of English language acquisition shakes up a long-standing tradition.


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