For some children, the summer can be the hungriest time of year. Education Week visited a food bank in Omaha, Neb., that is trying to fill that summer hunger gap.
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Differences in parental income can contribute to hidden disparities that are easy for schools to overlook but hard for poor families to overcome, according to data gathered by the Education Week Research Center.
December 21, 2016
We recently reported on reactions to the NAACP's charter school moratorium. Two new exclusive videos dive deeper into this complex issue.
June 09, 2016
In a small region of Vermont, a fierce debate raged over consolidating five tiny school districts into one.
June 01, 2016
Plummeting student enrollment and skyrocketing education costs have led Vermont lawmakers to begin a controversial consolidation of its vast mostly rural education system. But are Vermont residents willing to give up their small community schools?
May 16, 2016
Federal data show a recent uptick in the number of students enrolled in special education. That news, and what it means for schools, were topics of a CSPAN discussion with Education Week's Christina Samuels.
May 04, 2016
Revisit the powerful video stories from "The Re-Education of New Orleans," a reporting project on the city's schools that recently won a Sigma Delta Chi award.
April 21, 2016
In a recent Education Nation panel titled "Education as Empowerment," Baltimore police and school officials discussed steps they're taking to support students nearly a year after the death of Freddie Gray.
April 11, 2016
Videographer Deanna Del Ciello describes her experience meeting two Minnesota brothers who are acting as bridges between the St. Cloud school district and their Somali community.