A Delaware high school led trainings on the impact of race on learning to try to better serve their student population, resulting in controversy.
The state is looking to expand its school marshal program, which allows teachers to carry firearms in case of an active shooter, causing some students to worry about their safety.
It may seem obvious, but other countries' experiences illustrate a more complicated story in improving education outcomes for students.
A bill in the California assembly would effectively prevent the program from operating in the state, if passed.
Some teachers have reported being shot with pellet guns and experiencing ongoing trauma after the drills, yet the effectiveness of the training is unproven.
Several states have recently introduced bills that could interfere with the teaching of scientifically founded theories on climate change in public school science curricula.
While a national debate about whether or not to arm teachers rages on, hundreds of school districts across the country have been allowing staff to carry weapons on school property for years.
South High School students join their striking teachers on the picket line on February 11th, 2019, in Denver, Colorado.
The strike, which began Monday, is the first in 30 years in Los Angeles, the nation's second-largest school district.
Organizers say the L.A. movement to better fund public education will inspire solidarity movements nationwide.
Rural school leaders have some of the most complex roles in education—and some of the highest levels of attrition.
States are struggling to both recruit and retain teachers.
Twelve states cut general funding for schools by 7 percent last school year.
A round-up of the strikes and protests organized by educators around the country who are frustrated with low pay and gutted school budgets.
Sharp divisions between labor unions and reformers threaten to tear apart the Democratic Party in the Centennial State.
The president of California's largest teachers' labor group weighs in on the recent unionization of charters across the state—a shift that runs counter to the history of tension between charters and labor groups.
Teachers in Colorado have led a series of strikes in recent weeks in opposition to low wages and what they claim is a general lack of support.
Is a new model of teacher protest emerging?
Public school teachers and their supporters protest against a pension reform bill at the Kentucky State Capitol on April 2nd, 2018, in Frankfort, Kentucky.