Classrooms were destroyed for many teachers in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Now, those teachers are trying to rebuild to create a safe and welcoming space for students.
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September 15, 2017
September 13, 2017
Education Week asked two second-year teachers to share some tweets with advice for new teachers—and to reflect on their own triumphs and struggles their first year in the classroom.
September 08, 2017
A Maryland school district is asking its new teachers to develop an "outward mindset" when conflicts arise in the classroom. It's part of a training approach developed by the Arbinger Institute to help improve the culture of organizations.
September 01, 2017
Education Week filmed teachers setting up their classrooms to prepare for the first day of school, capturing the whirlwind of excitement and nerves.
August 30, 2017
More than one-third of teachers use memes, emojis, and GIFs to help teach a lesson, despite most teachers' concern about social media's effects on grammar, a survey finds.
August 28, 2017
Teachers tend to be white, female, and have nearly a decade and a half of classroom experience, federal statistics show. See what else the data reveals about the teaching profession.
August 17, 2017
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.
August 17, 2017
What does a teacher's lunch break look like? Educators from across the country tweeted out their go-to meals and lunchtime duties.
August 15, 2017
Educational technology companies, like ClassDojo, have tapped teachers to give input on product designs.
August 07, 2017
This three-day retreat provides new teachers with professional development, self-care strategies, and a network of support.