Teachers Are Winning Public Support for Raises

Support for raising teacher salaries jumped nationally in the wake of this spring's wave of teacher activism, a national poll by the journal Education Next said. (August 21, 2018)

A Clash of Visions as School Opens in Puerto Rico

Nearly a year after Hurricane Maria, tensions are evident as the island copes with continued repairs, school closures, and divisions over charter schools and other changes. (August 16, 2018)

What the DeVos-Led School Safety Commission Did This Summer

(August 17, 2018)

Charter Schools: 7 Common Questions, Answered

(August 14, 2018)

Watch: What a Principal Learned by Shadowing a Student for a Day

(August 20, 2018)

Login, register or subscribe for greater access.

Education Week Quiz

Take Our Quiz.

What are the areas of opportunity in middle school math, how effective is instilling growth mindsets among adolescent learners, and are high school students reading books at the appropriate grade level?
Take Our Quiz.

Education Week Quizzes >


5 Steps for Liberating Public Education From Its Deep Racial Bias

Social-emotional learning can build a more-inclusive school community—but only if done well, explain LaShawn Routé Chatmon & Kathleen Osta. (August 20, 2018)

Why Do We Value Achievement Over Mental Health? A High School Senior Speaks Out

Between all-nighters, overworked school counselors, and academic stress, students aren’t getting the support they need, writes Gabrielle Weber. (August 15, 2018)

How to Stay Organized: Start the School Year With This Equation

This high school science teacher shares a simple step that can help teachers and their students get more done this year. (August 14, 2018)

More Opinion >

Yearly Reports

Nation's Schools Stuck in 'Average' Range on Annual Report Card

Quality Counts 2018

Education Week’s annual state-by-state assessment of public education paints a portrait of middling performance overall. This is the first of three data-driven Quality Counts packages.
Read more.

More Reports >

State News and Resources

More States >


Are Students Juuling in Your Classroom?

JUULs are easy to hide, have a flavored smell, and don’t emit much vapor. So how is a teacher to know if a student is JUULing, or vaping, in class?
Read more.

More Videos >

Digital Directions

The Saga of Ohio's Embattled E-School Is Coming to an End

A new state supreme court ruling will allow the Ohio state department of education to seek repayment of tens of millions of dollars from the beleaguered online charter school. (August 8, 2018)

More Stories >


Administrators Can Make or Break School Culture. Here’s How to Spot the Best Ones

Veteran educator Mary Alicia Lyons shares her experiences working with administrators who’ve spanned the spectrum from frustrating to fantastic. (August 8, 2018)

More Stories >

Market Brief

New Site Connects Students With Ed-Tech for ‘Real World’ Expertise, Guidance

WhoYouKnow.org is a new resource from the Clayton Christensen Institute to help schools identify ed-tech that will connect students with ideas, opportunities, and expert advice from their communities, and the world. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (August 8, 2018)

More Stories >

Our Community


Most Popular Stories