Can a Career Tech Ed. School Be Too Popular?

Schools like the Marine Academy of Science and Technology worry that their enrollments are becoming less diverse as their academics become more rigorous. (May 22, 2017)

State to Educators: Here's What ESSA Means for You

North Dakota principals, district officials, and others who will do the heavy lifting get first-hand briefings on the new K-12 law from those who prepared their state's plan. (May 22, 2017)

Four Things to Watch in Trump's Education Spending Plan

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Students Sexually Abused by Peers Face Struggles in Court

(May 22, 2017)

Children Must Be Taught to Collaborate, Studies Say

(May 19, 2017)

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In the School Choice Debate, Both Sides Are Right

School choice proponents and backers of traditional public schools are talking past each other, writes Robert Maranto. (May 19, 2017)

Head Start is 52. Congress Should Protect Its Funding

Head Start has helped prepare more than 33 million children for kindergarten, so why is there talk of defunding the bipartisan-supported program? asks Mark K. Shriver. (May 18, 2017)

Leaders, Listen to the Opposition

If forging ahead leaves a large portion of your staff feeling ignored, it's time to start listening to them, write Jill Berkowicz and Ann Myers. (May 21, 2017)

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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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Seat Belts on School Buses—Imperative or Impractical?

Amid renewed concerns about safety, a record number of states are considering legislation to add seat belts to school buses, sparking a controversial and emotional debate. Read more.

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Digital Directions

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Gives More for Personalized Learning at State Level

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Chiefs for Change see the Every Student Succeeds Act as a lever for supporting personalized learning at the state and district levels. (May 11, 2017)

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Do Fidget Spinners Belong in the Classroom? Teachers Are Divided

The popular toys are supposed to help students sit still and focus. But many teachers say they're having the exact opposite effect. (May 11, 2017)

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4 Tech Titans Battle for K-12 Market, and Loyalties of Educators

Amazon, Apple, Google, and Microsoft sell different products in the K-12 market, but they collectively play a huge role in shaping the ed-tech landscape. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a new service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (May 8, 2017)

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