In a cash-strapped district and with few options, a teacher turns to crowdfunding to raise more than $35,000 for her school and students.
The last recession triggered drastic spending cuts across the country – and significant losses in academic outcomes for our most disadvantaged students.
A funding crisis at the University of Alaska tells a larger story about crumbling state support for public colleges and universities across the nation.
For public school educators, shelling out hundreds of dollars of their own money is a long-standing back-to-school ritual.
What’s new in public education this year? We see some trends emerging, including trauma-informed education, virtual reality, and more.
A new poll illustrates how closely parents, educators, and the public are aligned behind the urgent need to reinvest in our schools.
It’s not just about low salaries. Pressure-filled working environments are driving too many educators out of the profession.
When a teacher battling cancer had to pay for her own substitute, parents were outraged. But the problem is much bigger than that.
The justifications used to shut down urban schools ignore the voices of parents, students and educators, but can’t mask the racism embedded in the policy.