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October 2, 2019 – Education Week
 Teachers of color are being hired at a faster clip than white teachers, but progress in hiring doesn't necessarily mean progress in retaining teachers, finds a report by the Education Trust and Teach Plus.
October 2, 2019 – Education Week
 Dramatic budget cuts during the Great Recession that sent waves of layoffs throughout the country significantly hurt academic achievement for low-income and black children, a study published by the American Educational Research Association says.
October 2, 2019 – Education Week
 There are "no measurable differences" between the performance of charter schools and traditional public schools on national reading and math assessments from 2017, a finding that persists when parents' educational attainment was factored into the results.
October 2, 2019 – Education Week
 A breakdown of high-profile news stories you may have missed during the week.
October 2, 2019 – Education Week
 
September 25, 2019 – Education Week
  A breakdown of high-profile news stories you may have missed during the week.
September 25, 2019 – Education Week
  Participating in early-college programs could have a long-term positive effect on students' college-enrollment and -completion rates, finds a new study by the American Institutes for Research.
September 25, 2019 – Education Week
  One in 5 urban teachers say most of their students don't have the home access to the internet necessary to do assignments outside of class, finds a new teacher survey by the nonprofit Common Sense Media.
September 25, 2019 – Education Week
  Early-childhood educators who are black or Hispanic are less likely to get interviewed for jobs, finds a study in the journal Educational Researcher.
September 18, 2019 – Education Week
  U.S. students and teachers alike spend significantly more time at school than their international peers, according to the latest Education at a Glance compendium by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
September 16, 2019 – Education Week
  In a new feature, Education Week catches you up on the week gone by with a thoughtful look at recent news in K-12 education.
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