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December 3, 2018
This map shows how student suspensions in New York City are sharply divided by neighborhood
On our interactive map, you can click on any district in the city to see its suspension rate for each of the past two school years.
November 6, 2018
How diverse are the teachers in your Illinois school district? Find out here.
Our searchable district-by-district database draws on the latest numbers from the Illinois State Board of Education’s annual Illinois School Report Card.
Find your school
October 31, 2018
Suspensions increased for the first time in years. Here’s what the numbers show for every school in New York City.
Here, you can find suspension numbers for every city public school for the past two years.
Rock the vote
October 23, 2018
Not sure how to vote for Detroit school board? Read candidate answers to six key questions
The candidates all say they want to help improve the city schools but they have different ways of getting there — and different views on how the district should confront specific challenges.
August 31, 2018
How does your school’s budget compare to others in New York City?
A first-of-its kind report released Friday helps compare school funding more easily than before. Use this tool table to to see how your school…
Compare and Contrast
August 31, 2018
Find out what your New York City school spends per student
The New York City education department on Friday released a report detailing per-student funding at every public school across the district, data that…
Find your school
August 16, 2018
How many students apply to Chicago’s most competitive high school programs? Search by school.
How many students ranked each public high school program among their top three choices for the 2018-2019 school year? Below, search the first-of-its-kind…
And then there were two
August 7, 2018
Michigan’s governor’s race will be Whitmer vs. Schuette. Here’s where they stand on education
The winner of the general election on November 6 will likely have an enormous impact on education across the state in coming years.
By the numbers
June 14, 2018
Where specialized high school students come from (and where they don’t)
Early every school day, private charter buses rumble through the Upper West Side to ferry students from the city’s wealthiest school district into…
May 4, 2018
How have New York’s graduation requirements changed over the years? Check out this timeline.
A Chalkbeat timeline from the 1800s to today spells out how New York's graduation requirements have evolved.
Scores of scores
April 4, 2018
The new state school scoring index is here. See how Detroit schools stacked up.
A new 0-100 state scoring system appears to be a fairer measure of how schools are doing, but…
April 3, 2018
7 things to know about how Colorado schools punish their youngest students
As educators debate harsh school discipline nationwide, here's a look at which Colorado districts are suspending young children at the highest rates.
April 2, 2018
It’s official: Detroit’s enrollment grew for the first time in over a decade, even after adding the state-run district
What Detroit district leaders have been saying for months is true: After many years of losing students, enrollment in the Detroit district grew this year…
March 26, 2018
Does your child’s school have a gym teacher? Hundreds of Michigan schools do not. Here’s the list.
Across the state about 500 schools — roughly 1 in 5 — do not have certified gym teachers.
February 7, 2018
What was your school’s 2017 graduation rate? Find it here.
New York City’s graduation rate continued its forward march in 2017, hitting a new high of 74.3 percent.
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