Only 8 percent of U.S. high school seniors can identify slavery as the central cause of the Civil War. A new study issues an urgent call on schools to do a better job at teaching the country’s ‘original sin.’
If educators are going to preach to our kids to be less dependent on technology in their daily life, then we should model balanced digital habits ourselves.
Most of the nation’s largest school districts are actively trying to reduce out-of-school suspensions, but a reversal of Obama-era guidelines could be coming in 2018.
The root cause of teacher dissatisfaction may have more to do with how the profession has been degraded and less on a perceived inability to handle the pressures of the job.
Every educator must be able to speak out without fear or retaliation on the issues that matter to educators, their students, and their communities.
Public education needs early career educators to begin advocating for their profession and their students. An NEA program is helping them find their voice.
“Suspect Red” by L.M. Elliott helps students understand how the paranoia and xenophobia of the McCarthy era remains relevant today.
If the education system wants to attract more talented young people to the teaching profession, says a former educator, a culture shift is in order.
It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the bad news lately, so we asked educators to let us know about the great things going on in their schools.
Nick Gattuso’s students have developed a suite of learning applications to assist students with disabilities.