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October 8, 2017
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This school year, students will spend about 1,000 hours in school —making their classrooms a huge part of their learning experience. We’re recognizing educators…
September 23, 2016
Weekend Reads: ‘Love and love hard,’ a KIPP Tulsa teacher tells us all
Plus, Donald Trump's education transition planning, state education policy gets glamorous, New Haven's seven-year itch, and more in this week's list of education must-reads
September 16, 2016
Weekend Reads: Why Texas stopped students with disabilities from getting the help they need
Plus, sordid details from Detroit, Kaya Henderson's exit interview, encouraging a student whose teacher might not, and more in this week's list of education must-reads
September 9, 2016
Weekend Reads: Why black teachers leave the classroom: the Philadelphia story
Plus, remembering educators' response on 9/11, shifting away from suspensions, why New York's pre-K program is working, & more in this week's list of education must-reads
September 2, 2016
Weekend Reads: The week the charter movement battled a comedian
Five things to read to be in the know about education at your Labor Day picnic
August 19, 2016
Kindergarten prep at $1,000 a pop, Michigan’s aggressive school closure plan, and more education must-reads
Eight great stories to start your weekend.
August 12, 2016
A grad rate miracle, Matt Damon’s school search, an Olympic classroom, and more education must-reads
Six important education stories to start your weekend
August 5, 2016
Weekend Reads: Even with local support, Chicago ignores a plan to integrate two nearby schools
Plus, what leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement want from education, how Indianapolis became a city of 11 school districts, and more education must-reads.
July 29, 2016
Weekend Reads: What if we spent on every kid what the Trumps and Clintons spent on theirs?
Plus, why there's no KIPP Detroit, inside a school running out of chances, a non-profit examines its motives, and more in our list of education must-reads
July 15, 2016
Weekend Reads: Why affluent parents have outsized influence in diverse schools
Plus, a colorful school rating system, inside the Democratic party's education platform, what "Pokemon Go" teaches us about learning, and more in this week's must-reads.
July 1, 2016
Weekend Reads: Even Chris Christie’s education allies say his school funding plan would hurt kids
Plus, why a charter founder wants to be mayor of Los Angeles, the power of Girl Scouts on school policy, Indianapolis after busing, and more in this week's must-reads
June 24, 2016
Weekend Reads: Could Massachusetts be headed for a Common Corexit?
Plus, "personalized learning" in the spotlight, inside L.A.'s credit recovery boom, Estonia is the new Finland, and more in this week's list of education must-reads
June 17, 2016
Weekend Reads: Inside a Newark high school whose high-profile principal left suddenly
Plus, charter schools turn 25, tips for talking to kids about Orlando, an eighth-grade graduation speech gone viral, and more in this week's list of education must-reads
June 10, 2016
Weekend Reads: What if the best way to help students who have fallen behind is a curriculum that’s pegged further ahead?
Plus, why one of the country's oldest desegregation programs is ending, one journalist's own journey through the issue, and more in this week's education must-reads.
June 3, 2016
Weekend Reads: Meet the student who hid his college struggles from Michelle Obama
Plus, catch up on the roiling race-in-ed-reform debate, a Gates-inspired call for curtailing philanthropy's role and much more in this week's list of education must-reads
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