Meet Our 2020 Leaders To Learn From

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 2020 honorees. (February 19, 2020)

School Districts Are Suing JUUL. Do They Stand a Chance?

Nearly 100 school districts have filed lawsuits against JUUL and other e-cigarette manufacturers, and more are likely to join in to claim that schools are the de facto "first responders" to the epidemic of youth vaping. (February 28, 2020)

Are Schools Ready for Coronavirus? Trump Says They Should Be

(February 26, 2020)

Making Technology Work for Schools

(February 27, 2020)

At Heated Budget Hearing, Betsy DeVos Denies Seeking to 'Privatize' Education

(February 28, 2020)

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Hidden Segregation Within Schools Tracked in New Study

When schools reduce racial segregation between schools, racial isolation within the classes inside those schools goes up, according to an analysis of 20 years of North Carolina data. (February 28, 2020)

Don't Blame Teachers for Selling Their Lesson Plans

(February 28, 2020)

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Opinion

3 Misconceptions About Educator Self-Care

The reasons for teacher burnout are complex and varied, and the solutions are not obvious, writes Brandi Ansley. (February 26, 2020)

Teacher PD Gets a Bad Rap. But Two Approaches Do Work

Many researchers have given up on teacher professional development as a way to raise student test scores, but two approaches have been yielding good results, writes Heather C. Hill. (February 24, 2020)

RHSU Classic: That's Not Helpful, Rick

If you've skipped the past decade of RHSU, here's a quick refresher, writes Rick Hess: A lot of people in education think I'm an unhelpful jerk. OK. You're caught up. I'm OK with people thinking I'm a jerk. It's the "unhelpful" part that bothers me more. (February 26, 2020)

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Sneak Peek at Leaders To Learn From 2020

Leaders To Learn From 2020 Sneak Peek

Each year, Education Week identifies some of the nation’s most exceptional school district leaders and shines a spotlight on their extraordinary impact on the success of educators and students in its Leaders To Learn From special report. We are excited to reveal two of our 2020 honorees early.
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A Principal’s Guide to Coaching Teachers

In weekly observations and coaching of teachers, one school’s leadership team provides a single “high-leverage” action step for teachers to incorporate into their instruction to make lessons more engaging for students.

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Digital Directions

What This Superintendent Learns From Teaching a High School Course

The leader of a Montana school district spends up to two hours each day grading assignments from students in an online English credit recovery program. (February 26, 2020)

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Teacher

The Nation's Top Teachers on Self-Care, Student Voice, What They'd Say to Trump

The four finalists for National Teacher of the Year say their fellow teachers are sharing their stories and their students' stories more than ever, and it's time for policymakers to listen. (February 24, 2020)

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Market Brief

Education Companies Set Back by China's Coronavirus Crisis

Ed-tech companies viewing the spread of the coronavirus are bracing for the scarcity of components made in China where many factories are shuttered. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (February 20, 2020)

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