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Leaders to Learn From 2018 Sneak Peek
Meet the first three exceptional educators selected by Education Week for its 2018 class of Leaders To Learn From. Our full slate of outstanding leaders will be announced in February.
School Shootings Ignite Controversial Proposals Around Arming Teachers
Gun-rights advocates across the country are pushing to allow educators to carry concealed weapons in classrooms to protect students from an attack on a school. But many organizations passionately disagree that arming staff will help keep kids safe.
For Students and Their Mentors, Learning Goes Both Ways
In school-based mentoring, finding the right match between mentors and students is crucial, schools say. Education Week asked some mentor-mentee pairs to talk about what makes their relationships work. (October 19, 2017)
After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Teacher Yearns for a Return to the Classroom
Puerto Rican teacher Isabel Rodriguez Santos describes the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Yet, she and other educators on the island are hopeful for what comes next for Puerto Rico’s schools and students. (October 18, 2017)
Taking STEM Lessons Outside of the School Day
The demand for skilled workers in science, technology, engineering, and math is increasing, and schools are feeling pressure to bolster so-called STEM education. A Rhode Island after-school program is helping out. (November 15, 2017)
Social-Emotional Skills Are the Foundation of Learning at Washington, D.C.'s High School for Young Men of Color
Benjamin Williams, the principal at Ron Brown College Prep in Washington D.C., is focused on uplifting young men of color.