Fed Up With Low Pay, Okla. Teachers Prep for Walk Out

Shutting down schools is a last resort, teachers say, but they've exhausted other options for getting the legislature to listen. (March 19, 2018)

Poll: Most Teachers Don't Want to Be Armed

Most teachers do not want to be armed and don't think that guns in schools would help with safety, according to three polls released this week. (March 16, 2018)

Some Wanted Florida Shooting Suspect Forcibly Committed in 2016

(March 19, 2018)

Student Walkouts

Collective Bargaining Does Not Improve Teacher Pay, Study Finds

(March 19, 2018)

Betsy DeVos Is About to Defend Her Budget. Keep These Three Things in Mind

(March 18, 2018)

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Student Privacy Laws Have Been Distorted (And That's a Problem)

Rampant misinformation in the wake of the Parkland shooting highlights the need to reexamine FERPA, writes Frank LoMonte. (March 19, 2018)

The War on Teachers Comes to Oklahoma

The West Virginia teachers strike is over, but the fight for teacher pay rages on, write Lawrence Baines and Jim Machell. (March 16, 2018)

How Artificial Intelligence Is Already Transforming Education

Matthew Lynch notes three ways AI is making waves in today's classroom. (March 14, 2018)

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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.
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Global Warming Debate Heats Up

Global warming is a politically charged issue, and now disagreements over the cause of climate change are playing out in science classrooms.
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Digital Directions

Florida Virtual School Reveals Huge Data Breaches

The personal information of more than 368,000 students and 1,800 teachers was compromised, the country’s largest state-run virtual school said. (March 12, 2018)

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Listening Is a Teacher's Most Powerful Tool

In order to break through the noise of students' smartphones, teachers should actually do less talking and more listening, says a 9th grade teacher. (March 7, 2018)

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Market Brief

Feds Pick Calif. Nonprofit as Partner on Open Educational Resources Project

The Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education was chosen by the U.S. Department of Education to help promote the #GoOpen network. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (March 12, 2018)

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