E-rate report reveals dire need for off-campus internet
November 5th, 2020

While E-rate remains a crucial program for schools and libraries to ensure connectivity, the COVID-19 pandemic brought attention to the need for increased flexibility and funds for off-campus learning. In…


The gender gap persists in computer science education
October 29th, 2020

K-12 educators and parents still hold computer science education in high esteem and believe it is a core component of students' future success, according to the latest research from Gallup…


6 engaging digital learning tools
October 16th, 2020

Digital learning tools have proved themselves invaluable as classrooms across the globe made the abrupt change to online learning in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Even now, as some schools…


10 policy recommendations for educator preparation programs
October 15th, 2020

Ten new recommendations from the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) address critical state policy changes necessary to support innovative improvement in educator preparation programs and education during…


Bringing equity to STEM learning
October 14th, 2020

As an unprecedented school year begins this fall, how do we make sure that high school students can develop relevant and applicable knowledge in STEM learning and effectively prepare our…


3 educator concerns about the return to classrooms
October 12th, 2020

Mental and physical health of both teachers and students, along with enforcing social distancing practices, are chief concerns voiced by school administrators, teachers, and staff in a new survey about…



10 post-COVID policy issues facing education
October 8th, 2020

A new report from the Aurora Institute examines the top 10 K-12 education policy issues that have surfaced in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The report, Education Policy Issues…


3 ways to forge teacher-student connections during COVID
October 7th, 2020

New research highlights the adverse effect the COVID-19 pandemic is having on teachers and students across the country--and it also underscores the importance of teacher-student connections. The Canva National Education…