Global Warming Debate Heats Up in Science Classrooms, State Legislatures
Global warming is a politically charged issue, and now disagreements over the cause of climate change are playing out in science classrooms. (March 7, 2018)
Tensions Rise as Puerto Rico's Schools Face New Reality
As the U.S. territory's schools recover from Hurricane Maria, big changes and conflict loom. (February 9, 2018)
Five Common Traits of Top State School Systems
Education Week’s annual Quality Counts report card ranks state school systems on a host of factors, and the data shows common strengths among top performers. (January 25, 2018)
A Political Snapshot of America’s K-12 Educators
A nationally representative Education Week survey shows rifts among teachers, principals, and superintendents on hot-button social issues affecting K-12 education, including immigration, charter schools, vouchers, and LGBT rights. (December 13, 2017)
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)
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