More Students to Take the SAT Online in 2018

The College Board will allow more students to take the college entrance exam on a computer, but the digital format is still available only to a small fraction of all test-takers. (August 16, 2017)

Betsy DeVos Greenlights ESSA Plans for Connecticut, Louisiana

The states become the fifth and sixth to be approved by the U.S. Department of Education. (August 15, 2017)

Public Support for Charters Plummets, Poll Finds

(August 15, 2017)

The Nation's Teaching Force Is Still Mostly White and Female

(August 15, 2017)

$150M Awarded in 1998 Arkansas School Shooting Lawsuit

(August 16, 2017)

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The 'Trump Effect' on Public Opinion

An annual survey by an education policy journal found that President Donald Trump polarized the public's views on education issues such as school choice and the Common Core State Standards. (August 15, 2017)

Yes, Race and Politics Belong in the Classroom

(August 16, 2017)

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Four Ways School Leaders Can Support Undocumented Students

It may be a challenging job, but principals must address immigration-related fears of their school community, writes Nancy Gutierrez. (August 11, 2017)

Teachers, Don't Let Anyone Tell You You're Not Creative

How can educators infuse passion and creativity into an increasingly data-driven education system? One long-time teacher has some guidance. (August 4, 2017)

12 Ways to Boost Resilience in New Teachers

The purpose for cultivating resilience goes far beyond preventing burnout or retaining teachers. It helps teachers become effective, reflective, empowered, and joyful in the classroom, writes Elena Aguilar. (August 14, 2017)

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Yearly Reports

Meet the 2017 Leaders To Learn From

Leaders To Learn From 2017

Education Week recognizes 14 bold and committed district leaders who demonstrate a powerful combination of tenacity and humility in bringing about systemwide change to benefit students and educators.
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Chefs Cook Up Healthy Lessons for Teens

A group of trained chefs in Omaha, Nebraska, are showing young people from low-income neighborhoods how to navigate through the kitchen and learn how to make healthy meals on a budget.
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Digital Directions

Risky Practices With Students' Data Security Are Common, Survey Suggests

Over two-thirds of participants responded to survey questions in a way indicating that they could have exposed students' or employees' personally identifiable information. (August 10, 2017)

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Many Teachers Have 'No Say' in Decisions About Their Own PD, Survey Finds

A nationwide survey found that nearly 20 percent of teachers say they have no input in their school's professional learning decisions. (August 7, 2017)

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Market Brief

ACT Invests in Venture Capital Firm, Cites Alignment on Ed Tech, Equity

The testing organization has made a $10.8 million "strategic investment" in New Markets Venture Partners. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a new service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (August 8, 2017)

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