Can Schools Be Confident in Their Reopening Plans?

Many schools that have recently opened their doors are seeing COVID-19 cases among students and staff. Should other school leaders planning to reopen think twice? (August 14, 2020)

Teaching and Learning in the Pandemic

A more deliberate approach to curriculum, instruction, assessment, and teacher professional development this fall could mean a better experience for students. (August 6, 2020)

How We Go Back to School

Aging Buildings. Poor Ventilation. What Will It Take to Keep COVID Out of Schools?

(August 13, 2020)

Why the Worst Job in Education Right Now Is the Superintendent's

(August 12, 2020)

Child COVID-19 Cases, School Outbreaks Spike as Academic Year Begins

(August 12, 2020)

Black Student Voices: Police Presence in Schools

In the third video of Education Week's "Black Student Voices" series, students talk about their experiences with police officers and security efforts in school. (August 14, 2020)

Kamala Harris Has a Chance to Make Desegregation a Key Issue

(August 14, 2020)

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Do I Choose My Life Over My Life's Purpose? A Teacher's Dilemma

Our leaders have failed us on COVID-19. Now, they’re asking educators to risk our lives dealing with the consequences of those mistakes, writes Allie Alejandra. (August 13, 2020)

Sure, Envision School Reform. Let's Not Ignore the Emergency at Hand

As we work to address the centuries of injustice in education, families need short-term solutions as well, writes Michael J. Feuer. (August 12, 2020)

Strategies for Engaging Students in 'Meaningful' Online Learning Experiences

Four educators share instructional strategies for online instruction, including adapting face-to-face techniques like "think-pair-share" and "learning stations." (August 14, 2020)

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Yearly Reports

Nation Gets a 'C' on School Finance, Even as Economic Downturn Takes Hold

Quality Counts 2020

This second of three Quality Counts 2020 installments provides national rankings and state-by-state grades on school finances at a time when school leaders prepare to navigate the fiscal crisis brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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State News and Resources

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Black Student Voices: Reflecting on Race, Racism

Education Week spoke with 10 Black high school students from across the country about what they need from their schools to feel safe and supported.

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Digital Directions

Congressional Pressure on Big Tech: 4 Takeaways for K-12 Leaders

Congress grilled the CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google about "pandemic profiteering," anti-competitive practices, and the flow of misinformation about COVID-19. (August 4, 2020)

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How to Make Lessons Cohesive When Teaching Both Remote and In-Person

When some students are online and others in school buildings, how can teachers make sure everyone is learning what they need to learn? (August 6, 2020)

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Market Brief

Education Industry Mergers, Acquisitions Slow in 2020 During COVID-19 Era

A new analysis finds that the number of mergers and acquisitions in the education industry dipped during the first half of 2020 to at least a 30-month low. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (August 3, 2020)

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