2016-10-06T16:46:19-04:00We must teach kids that math extends beyond the classroom, writes Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman and mathematician John Urschel.
2016-10-07T15:41:19-04:00Adolescent-brain science findings suggest four things that middle and high school teachers should stop doing, writes psychologist Thomas Armstrong.
2016-10-11T08:31:54-04:00Nearly 20 years after voting to restrict bilingual education in a state with more than 1 million schoolchildren who don't speak English as their first language, California voters appear poised to reverse that ban.
2016-10-11T16:37:36-04:00In a new book, E.D. Hirsch Jr. makes another pitch for putting a knowledge-based curriculum in schools—but not for the common core.
2016-10-11T16:54:50-04:00Thanks to declining state aid and disappearing federal e-rate subsidies for "legacy" technologies, districts are struggling to pay for telephone equipment and services.
2016-10-11T17:03:02-04:00Experts say the recent elementary school shooting in Townville, S.C., should prompt educators and parents to reinforce fundamental safety efforts.
2016-10-11T17:07:11-04:00Educators should embrace the educational value of youth activism, especially for female students, urges Colby College’s Lyn Mikel Brown.
2016-10-11T17:10:46-04:00Education leaders must combat the education reform climate of "disillusionment," writes former Massachusetts secretary of education Paul Reville.
2016-10-12T09:18:15-04:00The state's highest court is weighing the "adequacy" of the Kansas school funding system and previously ruled that the system is inequitable.
2016-10-13T08:33:48-04:00Schools must help lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students develop a positive sense of their LGBT identities, writes Michael Sadowski.
2016-10-13T16:32:02-04:00Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday announced the state Department of Health has provided 128 public high schools in Pennsylvania with free Narcan, a nasal spray that within minutes can reverse effects of an opioid or heroin overdose.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00Personalized learning is not sweeping through schools, as some would have you believe. But the trend has now entered the K-12 mainstream, and its expansion is quickening.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00The Henry County, Ga., school system refashioned its personalized learning strategy after determining the original plan was overly fixated on the use of technology.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00The deputy director of the NGLC talks about how personalized learning has evolved and what looms ahead for districts pursuing this approach.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00The U.S. Department of Education has given half a billion dollars to districts that embrace the trend, but little research exists on its impact.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00But the idea that digital tools can benefit students’ social-emotional development is controversial, with critics claiming children are already spending too much time online.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00The students said the results that the web app Happify generated for each of them confirmed some thoughts they had about themselves.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00Educators are asking tougher questions to sort the real personalized learning potential from the empty promises of some ed-tech products and services.
2016-10-18T17:29:29-04:00The trend to individualize education has evolved at a gradual pace, as shown by a look back at some stories from several years ago.