What Is Grit? Should Schools Be Judged for How 'Gritty' Students Are?
University of Pennsylvania psychologist and author Angela Duckworth previews her keynote discussion on grit and the role it plays in the success of students, educators, and schools. (May 25, 2016)
Using “Hamilton” in the Classroom
In New York City, 400 public school teachers got free tickets to “Hamilton" and the chance to bring the musical's historical themes and lessons about immigration and diversity into the classroom. (March 27, 2017)
Advanced Reading Adventures
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Caring for the Emotional Health of Military Children
Military child-care centers provide a stable social and emotional environment for military children and peace of mind for their families. (March 21, 2017)
How Scrapping Transgender Bathroom Guidelines Impacts Schools
Federal guidelines advising schools to let transgender kids use the bathroom that corresponds to their gender identity are being withdrawn. Reporter Evie Blad discusses the issue. (February 22, 2017)
School Police: What’s Their Role? How Should They Treat Students?
In Minnesota, the St. Paul school district revamped its school policing program to focus less on enforcement and more on student relationships. (January 24, 2016)
Why K-12 Ed-Tech Companies’ Pitches Fall Flat
EdWeek Market Brief Senior Editor Sean Cavanagh talks to school district leaders about what they want to hear from vendors–and what turns them off. (February 14, 2017)
Career and Technical Education That Helps Students Succeed - Meet a 2017 Leader to Learn From
Clyde McBride, director of career and technical education in Kayenta, Ariz., runs a powerhouse pre-veterinary-sciences program that propels Navajo students to college and prepares them for jobs. (January 6, 2017)
Education's Best Kept Secret
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Beyond Bathrooms: The Transgender Student Experience
The battle over bathroom access for transgender students is heating up. Stuck in the middle of the legal battle are transgender students, who say their needs are far more complex. (June 13, 2016)
What the International Test Gap Looks Like in the Classroom
Correspondent Kavitha Cardoza asks students from other countries attending U.S. schools to compare the academic rigor and balance of school activities. (December 13, 2016)
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