Study: Most Math Curricula Out of Sync With Standards

A new Consumer Reports-style review of instructional materials for K-8 math has found that 17 out of 20 series fail to fully align with the Common Core State Standards. (March 4, 2015)

Blended-Learning Approach Makes Teachers Facilitators

Some teachers say that blended-learning environments, designed to leverage technology and individualize student instruction, can create new roles for teachers as well. (March 4, 2015)

Transforming Teachers' Roles

Hillary Clinton's K-12 Record Could Be Campaign Fodder

(March 3, 2015)

Study: Twitter Discourse Reveals Deeper Rifts on Common Core

(March 3, 2015)

Study: Teach For America's Scale-Up Didn't Harm Quality

(March 4, 2015)

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Leader Leverages Diverse Support for STEM Programs

Don Haddad, the superintendent of Colorado’s St. Vrain Valley school district, ushers in robust programming with expert help from business and community partners. (March 4, 2015)

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Teacher Tenure: An Innocent Victim of Vergara v. California

(March 4, 2015)

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See how teachers are sizing up formative-assessment tools in the digital age, learn from “teacher-researchers,” and see how schools are developing students who can self-assess their work.
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'Annie' Movie Remake Is Accurate, Sadly

The portrayal of a retooled Annie as poor, black, and illiterate is a realistic portrayal, writes Lydia Carlis. ​ (March 2, 2015)

Social-Emotional Learning Pays Off

Schools can no longer overlook the benefits associated with social and emotional learning, write Timothy Shriver and John Bridgeland. (February 27, 2015)

The Word 'No' Holds Power for Ed-Tech Startup Entrepreneurs

With limited time and money, doing fewer things well can pay off big for ed-tech entrepreneurs, says Will Morris. (March 3, 2015)

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Leaders To Learn From: Discover. Aspire. Lead.

Education Week is recognizing school district leaders who seize on good ideas and execute them well in their school systems. Learn more.

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Digital Directions

Feds Unveil 'Terms of Service' for Data Privacy

Federal officials have issued guidance to help districts review the merits of the "terms of service" on privacy issues offered by educational technology vendors. (February 27, 2015)

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Teachers Favor Students With Similar Personalities

A German study shows that teachers tend to favor those students whose personalities closely match their own. (February 27, 2015)

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FCC Votes 3-2 to Protect Net Neutrality, Prevent 'Fast Lanes'

School and library officials applauded the FCC's action, because they believe it prevents their institutions from being relegated to a "slow lane" of Internet service. (February 26, 2015)

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