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March 29, 2018
March 26, 2018
Current and former teachers are using their classroom experience to create nonprofits and startups that aim to make changes to education.
March 26, 2018
Teachers in Oklahoma, among the lowest paid in the nation, share their struggles with low salaries.
March 19, 2018
Andria Zafirakou won the award for her work supporting marginalized students in an inner-city borough plagued by gang violence and poverty.
March 13, 2018
In this special series, Education Week reporters explore how teachers work to overcome the challenges of teaching the country's most vulnerable students.
March 08, 2018
The education secretary tweeted that U.S. education is largely stuck in the industrial era—striking a nerve among teachers on social media.
February 27, 2018
The four finalists for the 2018 Teacher of the Year come from a diversity of backgrounds, but they are all passionate about one thing: keeping their students safe and healthy.
February 23, 2018
Teachers across the country are joining the #ArmMeWith movement on social media to protest arming classroom teachers with weapons.
February 15, 2018
Some of the 17 victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., were educators who died protecting their students.
February 14, 2018
Latino teachers say they feel like they serve as role models and act as important resources to their schools, but those responsibilities can come at the detriment of their own professional success.