Teaching & Learning

Education news, analysis, and opinion about teaching and teachers
Teaching Profession Opinion If I'd Only Known. Veteran Teachers Offer Advice for Beginners
With the guidance of longtime teachers, novice educators can avoid many of the pitfalls and find success in the classroom.
3 min read
Science Opinion How to Meet the Challenges of Teaching Science
Let students write. Let students play. Let students fail. Those are some of the strategies that can bring science to life in classrooms.
5 min read
Teaching Stress, Harassment, Censorship: What Educators Face as Politics Roils Schools
A quarter of teachers have been warned away from political or social topics—and educators find state guidance on the new rules unhelpful.
6 min read
Reading & Literacy Opinion Writing Well Means Rewriting, Rewriting, Rewriting
Good writing doesn't happen without revision, and that's a critical lesson to impart to students.
4 min read
Conceptual image of finding finding a different approach or path.
Eoneren/E+
Teaching Profession Opinion Searching for Common Ground: Rick and Pedro Go to the Movies
A few education-themed films aptly capture the fact that teachers are people with huge challenges in their lives.
5 min read
Image shows a multi-tailed arrow hitting the bullseye of a target.
DigitalVision Vectors/Getty
Teaching Profession From Our Research Center 'Over It': Most Educators Say They Won't Mask This Fall
But teachers are more likely than administrators to keep masking, EdWeek Research Center survey data show.
7 min read
Image of a face mask on a school notebook.
Steven White/iStock/Getty
Teaching The Back-to-School Traditions Teachers Swear By
Inspirational films, day-one activities, time capsules, and oodles of coffee are among the ideas educators shared with us.
1 min read
Young students running to the school building for classes.
E+/Getty

EdWeek Top School Jobs

Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program
Washington D.C.
Department Of Energy
Chief Financial Officer
Sanford, Florida
Seminole County Public Schools
Mathematics Teacher
Hardwick, Massachusetts
Eagle Hill School
Lower Elementary Montessori Head Teacher
Napa, California
Sunrise Montessori of Napa Valley

More Teaching & Learning

Events

School & District Management K-12 Essentials Forum Get a Strong Start to the New School Year
Get insights and actions from Education Week journalists and expert guests on how to start the new school year on strong footing.
Reading & Literacy Webinar A Roadmap to Multisensory Early Literacy Instruction: Accelerate Growth for All Students 
How can you develop key literacy skills with a diverse range of learners? Explore best practices and tips to meet the needs of all students. 
This content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.
Sponsor
College & Workforce Readiness Webinar
Supporting 21st Century Skills with a Whole-Child Focus
What skills do students need to succeed in the 21st century? Explore the latest strategies to best prepare students for college, career, and life.
Content provided by Panorama Education

Resources

Student Well-Being Spotlight Spotlight on SEL for Student Trauma
This Spotlight will help you support traumatized students, gain insights into the benefits of prioritizing student well-being, and more.
This content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.
Sponsor
Reading & Literacy Whitepaper
Putting Scientific Evidence to Work in Reading Instruction
What works in teaching reading? Dr. D. Ray Reutzel clarifies topics around the Science of Reading and choosing an evidence-based reading ...
Content provided by Curriculum Associates
This content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.
Sponsor
Mathematics Whitepaper
Math Scores Rise with Daily Math Fluency
Download this research study and learn how Daily Math Fluency helped K-5 students in Alabama develop critical thinking skills, strengthen ...
Content provided by Hand2Mind