Teacher Candidates Must Choose: Go Negative or Not?

“I need to be able to look my students in the eyes at the end of all of this,” said one of the scores of classroom teachers running for state office this election season. (October 19, 2018)

How Principals Can Banish Toxic Adult Behavior

Adult agitators or slackers can sabotage morale in schools and undermine principals. School leaders must confront the behaviors directly and diplomatically. (October 18, 2018)

Principals Under Pressure

Arizona Voters Will Determine Whether to Massively Expand School Voucher Eligibility

(October 19, 2018)

USA Today Reporters Spend a Day With 'Disrespected' Teachers

(October 19, 2018)

Math Scores Slide to a 20-Year Low on ACT

(October 17, 2018)

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Opinion

What the Trump Admin.'s Latest Attack on Immigrants Means

A new regulation change will affect millions of immigrant families, including U.S.-born children, write Ajay Chaudry and Hirokazu Yoshikawa. (October 18, 2018)

School Infrastructure Is in Trouble. New Buildings Aren't the Answer

Microenvironment renovations offer schools a relatively inexpensive way to align facilities to teaching and learning, writes Bill Latham. (October 16, 2018)

6 Steps to Data-Driven Literacy Instruction

A district reading intervention specialist explains how she makes sense of a sea of data to foster more proficient readers. (October 17, 2018)

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Yearly Reports

Here's What's Behind the Nation's 'C' Grade on Student Achievement

Quality Counts 2018

The third and final installment of Quality Counts 2018 digs deeply into the data behind how states rank on academic achievement and on students' chance for success in a complex, ever-changing society.
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FEATURED VIDEO

Meet the Students Who Run Their Own In-School Record Label

At this high school, students are recording and producing songs using technology tools found in the professional music industry.
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Digital Directions

How to Design Computer Science for Students With Disabilities

Captions and screen readers are just a first step, said Emmanuel Schanzer of Bootstrap and Jennifer Rodriguez of PBS KIDS at the CSforALL Summit in Detroit. (October 10, 2018)

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Teacher

What's the Right Amount of Homework? Many Students Get Too Little, Brief Argues

A new article from Education Next asserts that students from low-income families may not be getting enough homework. (October 10, 2018)

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Market Brief

7 Lessons Learned From Leaders in Business, Education Working to Boost Literacy

As literacy challenges loom, what can businesses and other organizations do, or avoid doing, to help boost literacy levels for children and adults? This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (October 2, 2018)

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