2017-01-17T08:32:48-05:00In his final Commentary as education secretary, John B. King Jr. considers the state of American schooling.
2017-01-17T16:24:24-05:00Nature-based pre-primary programs are growing like weeds in forests and meadows around the country.
2017-01-17T16:36:37-05:00More than 90 percent of the students who attend the schools bearing the names of either President Obama or first lady Michelle Obama are black or Hispanic, a stark contrast to the racial breakdown of public schools as a whole.
2017-01-17T16:39:57-05:00A handful of words and phrases could end up setting the standard for the level of benefits school districts nationwide must provide to students with disabilities.
2017-01-17T16:52:44-05:00An attack on a Chicago 18-year-old is a reminder that children and youth with disabilities are uniquely vulnerable, something federal education officials have aimed to address.
2017-01-17T16:56:25-05:00Here are summaries of recent annual addresses by governors around the country.
2017-01-17T17:02:51-05:00As the economy improves, administrators are turning to billboards, Twitter, and college job fairs to keep classrooms staffed.
2017-01-17T17:02:56-05:00The political alliance between charter school and voucher supporters may be fraying, writes Jeffery R. Henig.
2017-01-17T17:03:43-05:00Some already are proposing tight timelines to meet their state-determined goals under the Every Student Succeeds Act, while others worry about boxing themselves in.
2017-01-17T17:05:03-05:00Policy implications loom as the agency prepares to replace current political appointees with the incoming administration's picks, even though they make up only a fraction of the department's workforce.
2017-01-17T17:11:20-05:00In rural communities, education is an engine of exodus rather than economic development, write Catharine Biddle and Daniella Hall.
2017-01-17T17:11:34-05:00Thanks to a little-noticed ESSA provision, many schools are losing subsidies that once defrayed the testing costs for needy students.
2017-01-17T17:13:01-05:00After fending off threats from congressional Republicans for years, some big federal studies that yield troves of data on education face an even more uncertain future.
2017-01-18T09:49:30-05:00Five education policy experts weigh in on what the K-12 policy priorities should be under a Trump administration.
2017-01-19T16:21:06-05:00Educators, policymakers, and public education advocates sent Education Week Commentary dozens of submissions following the election. Here’s what they had to say.
2017-01-20T16:24:49-05:00A casualty of changing school-reform trends, the Coalition for Essential Schools will close its national office this month.