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U. S. Department of Education
Statement from Secretary DeVos on the Government Reform Plan
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement: “President Trump campaigned and won ...
Betsy’s Blog – Combating the Opioid Crisis
The opioid crisis has produced broken families, shattered lives and indescribable tragedy throughout the United ...
Federal Commission on School Safety Meeting to Focus on the Effects of Entertainment, Media, Cyberbullying and Social Media on Violence and Student Safety
Washington — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the Federal Commission on School ...
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Visits the Netherlands
NPR Education
Closures Of Schools In Puerto Rico Complicate Family Life
Parents and teachers have argued that Puerto Rico's plan to close 265 public schools did ...
White House Proposes Merging Education And Labor Departments
The pitch goes all-in on workforce development and imagines a mobile-first platform for student borrowers. ...
MIT Clears Junot Díaz Of Sexual Misconduct Allegations
After a month-long investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct and verbal abuse, Pulitzer Prize-winning author ...
What We Can Learn From Ghana's Obsession With Preschool
Parents in Ghana's capital city have embraced preschool as a way to vault their kids ...
New York Times Education
A Brand-New Learning Network
Say goodbye to the blog, our home since 2009 — and say hello to Learning ...
What’s Going On in This Picture? | Sept. 19, 2016
On Mondays, we publish a Times photo without a caption, headline or other information about ...
Do College Rankings Really Matter?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of consulting published lists of top colleges and universities?
Article of the Day | ‘I, Too, Sing America’
What objects and experiences will be part of the new National Museum of African American ...
Education Week Technology
Straight Up Conversation: TalkingPoints Founder Heejae Lim - Rick Hess Straight Up - Education Week
Today, I chat with Heejae Lim, founder of TalkingPoints, a messaging app used by 150,000 ...
How can Tech Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction? - Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo - Education Week Teacher
The new question-of-the-week is: What are ways technology can assist teachers apply differentiated instruction?
The Way We Read Online Has Changed. As Literacy Teachers, We Need to Keep Up - Education Week
Now that students can integrate code and multimedia into the texts they create, schools need ...
This Is What Hundreds of School Closures in Puerto Rico Looks Like - Politics K-12 - Education Week
The U.S. territory's education department has decided to close 263 schools before the 2018-19 school ...
Langwitches Blog
Digital Portfolios and Content
Schools, teachers and learners struggle with challenges in many shapes and forms when it comes to ...
Trying to Make Reflection Visible
Photography is one of my hobbies. Over the years, I have had different themes that ...
Now Available: A Guide to Documenting Learning
It is with great pleasure and satisfaction, that I am holding A Guide to Documenting ...
10 Tips for Embedding Digital Portfolios as Part of your Classroom Habits
Teachers and schools are dipping their toes into the world of Digital Portfolios. They are ...
Digiogy Blog - Digital Learning Strategies
Upgrade Your Curriculum with Infographics
*As ASCD Edge begins to shut down, I'm going to be republishing some of my ...
Stereoscopes with Google Cardboard
I recently tagged along on a field trip with local students to the Buffalo Niagara ...
Cell Phone Science
Observe→ Diagram→ Describe→ Question→ Research→ Explain→ Simulate.As I work with schools that are adopting the ...
Pushing Boundaries: Renewing our Mission
Guest Post from Elizabeth Fisher, coordinator of Professional Development at Erie 1 Board of Cooperative ...