Sandy Hook Parents Work to Prevent Another School Shooting
Five years ago, 20 first-graders and six educators were gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Some of the grieving parents say the massacre was preventable and they’re working to head-off other shootings. (December 13, 2017)
After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s Schools Aid Recovery, Resolve to Build a Better Future
An Education Week video documentary of the role of Puerto Rico’s schools after Hurricane Maria. (November 1, 2017)
A Progress Report: U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos
Six months into her new job, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has faced political and logistical challenges in getting her agenda off the ground. (August 8, 2017)
How Would Trump's K-12 Spending Plan Affect Schools?
The president's proposed budget includes big cuts in federal spending on public schools.
An Educator’s Perspective on the Trump Budget
In this Facebook Live video, Education Week’s Andrew Ujifusa hashes out the details of the education budget with Prince George’s County, Md., Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell. (May 24, 2017)
Uncertainty for DACA Recipients
Currently, most undocumented students are protected from deportation under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a policy enacted by the Obama administration. But with immigration arrests up, many are unsure about their future. (April 25, 2017)
A Conversation With John B. King Jr.
On Facebook Live, former U.S. Secretary of Education and current The Education Trust President John B. King Jr. discusses the direction of federal education policy with Education Week Correspondent Kavitha Cardoza. (March 22, 2017)
Caring for the Emotional Health of Military Children
Military child-care centers provide a stable social and emotional environment for military children and peace of mind for their families. (March 21, 2017)
Trump's Budget and What It Means for Schools: An Overview
Education Week reporters Alyson Klein and Andrew Ujifusa appeared on Facebook Live to discuss President Trump's proposed budget, and what it means for federal programs and policy. (March 17, 2017)
Betsy DeVos to School Leaders: 'I Support Great Public Schools'
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos addressed urban school leaders at the Council of the Great City Schools annual legislative and policy conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday, March 12, 2017.
Vouchers in Indiana: Dollars for Private Schools
Indiana has one of the country's largest voucher programs with over 34,000 students receiving tax dollars for private schools. With the Trump administration favoring school choice, many wonder if vouchers help or hurt education. (March 14, 2017)
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