Multiple factors—rather than a single one-size-fits-all solution—are needed to help us move up the results ladder, says NEA president.
A positive school climate improves academic achievement, say experts. Creating and sustaining that environment is an essential – and very complex – task.
“If you’re involved in the struggle, there always remains the capacity to win,” says Ibram X. Kendi of the University of Florida.
A new survey of public school educators reveals how the barriers to equity affect their students – and what they are willing to do to help close the resource gap.
This is what educators and students are doing to make sure that ALL feel welcome, safe and valued in our schools.
As the focus on sexual assault intensifies, affirmative consent education is taking root on college campuses – and may soon extend to high schools.
National program helps ease the stress of separation for military families by having deployed parents read children’s books aloud via DVD for their kids to watch at home.
Once reserved for struggling or reluctant readers, graphic novels have moved to the forefront of instructional materials – and onto banned-book lists.
Inadequate resources place students of color in the the poorest schools at a significant disadvantage – a direct consequence of how schools are funded.
The push to expand charter schools and drain money from public schools is hiding behind a new facade: a simplified student enrollment process.