How Can Teachers Bounce Back From Failure?

When a lesson falls flat, it can be tough to recover and move on. Teachers say they’d like training in how to do so. (May 17, 2019)

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How Many Schools Are Low-Performing Under ESSA?

A Center on Education Policy report reveals the share of schools getting identified as needing improvement varies widely by state, with one labeling 69 percent of its schools this way for ESSA purposes. (May 20, 2019)

How to Turn Adolescence From a 'Missed Opportunity' to a Foundation for Learning

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Q&A: How to Bolster Cybersecurity in Your Schools

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Substitute Shot in Santa Fe High School Attack Says Subs Need Safety Training

(May 16, 2019)

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Sick Teachers Paying for Subs: Where and Why It Happens

A California teacher battling breast cancer made headlines recently when she was told state law required her to pay for the cost of a sub during her treatment. Where else are these kinds of sick leave policies in place? (May 20, 2019)

Teens Need to Discern Fact From Fiction. Adults Need to Help

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Opinion

How Two Opposing Education Philosophies Hurt Students

Some schools embrace a "tough" approach, while others go for "fluff." Neither is right, argues veteran principal Howard Fields. (May 16, 2019)

Why We Weren't Surprised to See Teachers Holding a Noose

No, many educators don't just "know better" when it comes to acts of racial violence, write Shaun R. Harper and James Bridgeforth. (May 15, 2019)

How U.S. STEM Practices Compare Internationally

The OECD recently issued its new book-length report, "Measuring Innovation in Education 2019." Rick Hess flags five big questions the report helps answer about international STEM instruction. (May 20, 2019)

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Leaders To Learn From 2019

Each year, Education Week identifies some of the nation’s most exceptional school district leaders in its Leaders To Learn From report and shines a spotlight on their extraordinary impact on the success of educators and students. We are excited to reveal our 2019 honorees.
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What Constitutional Rights Do Students Have?

When it comes to paddling or censorship, the courts have ruled that U.S. students don’t always share the same constitutional rights as adults outside of school. Learn more about the Constitution’s limited reach into schoolhouse doors.
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Digital Directions

6 Tips to Boost Usage of Your Ed-Tech Product

School districts today are using a variety of ed-tech tools to track whether the digital resources they’ve purchased are being used. EdWeek Market Brief’s Michele Molnar offers tips for companies to make sure their usage is robust in classrooms. (May 15, 2019)

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65 Years After Brown v. Board, Where Are All the Black Educators?

The landmark Supreme Court decision that integrated schools 65 years ago had an unintended effect that’s still felt today: Thousands of black teachers and principals lost their jobs. (May 14, 2019)

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Market Brief

A New 'STEM Opportunity Index' Maps Openings in the Market

This new online tool about STEM education can help companies pinpoint where there might be opportunities to offer their products and services across the U.S. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (May 16, 2019)

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