Online spread of false information—like the recent claims of voter fraud—poses ongoing challenges for civics teachers.
The question has increasing urgency as coronavirus rates surge and more public health experts say keeping schools open is essential.
Jill Biden won't be the first educator to live in the White House. Here are the other 19 teachers who became presidents and first ladies.
In a new RAND report, teachers in remote and hybrid environments reported more challenges than those in solely face-to-face instruction.
An EdWeek survey found that educators are unsure if they should discuss the set of far-right theories in class.
Teachers have the daunting task of bringing clarity to a confusing electoral landscape and trying to soothe their students' anxieties.
Five social studies teachers discuss their experiences teaching students about the most crucial and controversial parts of a chaotic election season.
Sixty percent of teachers, principals, and district leaders say students face consequences if they turn off cameras during class.
The strategy of reinforcing good behavior with praise is the least likely to be taught in teacher-prep programs, an analysis finds.
A recent document signals a major change in instructional theory from the Reading Workshop creator, who previously pushed back on "phonics-centric people."
The foundation wants to fund projects that reflect students' lived experiences, strengthen their math identities, and explore issues of social justice.
National Geographic Education announced a new grant program to help teachers design or adapt remote-friendly curriculum resources that use science, social studies or geography to teach about the pandemic, or about social or environmental justice.
Many teachers use the presidential debates as a teaching tool for civics, but the first Trump-Biden showdown was anything but educational.
The instructional techniques teachers normally use won't work in classes with 50, 60, or 70 students, educators say.
Experts are concerned that any progress states were beginning to make with raising teacher pay will be wiped away by the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
Spending 30 more minutes per day on social studies in elementary school is linked with better reading performance by the end of 5th grade, according to a new study.
Teachers share their advice on building strong relationships through a computer screen.
President Trump said "we're going to have to see what happens," in response to whether he would honor the results of the election. How can teachers address that in class?
A new process for judging the quality of professional development has made its debut, with the aim of answering a difficult question: Which PD is high-quality and which isn't?
Social studies and history education organizations, and many teachers, lambasted President Trump's efforts to "promote patriotic education."