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Beyond DeVos, What 5 Key Trump Appointees Could Mean For Schools

Friday, February 17, 2017

Here's a roundup of how new leadership could affect education.


Beyond Sex Ed: How To Talk To Teens About Love

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

One school counselor's take on how to help teens get past the pop culture myths.


Reaction To DeVos Vote Is Swift, And Divided

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Senate has confirmed Betsy DeVos as U.S. education secretary. Here's what educators, lawmakers and education groups have to say about it.


Who Are You? NPR Ed Would Love To Know

Saturday, January 07, 2017

Have story ideas for us? Like what you're reading? Want something different? Here's your chance to let us know.


The Classroom Where Fake News Fails

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Fake news is everywhere, and many Americans in this digital age struggle to sort fact from fiction. The fix: Teach them when they're young.


For College Students With Kids, Getting Cheap Child Care Is A Challenge

Monday, December 05, 2016

Here's how difficult it is for students with children to get access to federal money for child care.


Teaching In The Age Of Trump

Friday, November 11, 2016

This week, for many schools and teachers, their lesson plans went out the window and a new one appeared: How to teach about, and what to say to students, following the historic election.


Still Haven't Made Up Your Mind? Here's What The Candidates Say About Education

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

The election countdown is on — so we've rounded up the education talking points of each candidate in case you have last-minute questions.


How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Research shows that the way a school "feels" can help kids learn. But school climate remains a hard concept to define and measure.


Beyond The Pail: NPR Unpacks The History Of The Lunch Box

Monday, October 31, 2016

From re-purposed lard pails to bento boxes, the way students carry lunch to school has changed almost as much as the classrooms they learn in.


What Are The Main Reasons Teachers Call It Quits?

Monday, October 24, 2016

Teachers in the U.S. flee the profession at rates higher than other developed nations. Often, the reasons have little to do with pay, parents or students.


5 Stories To Read For International Day Of The Girl

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The 1.1 billion girls of the world face many unique challenges, and education is high on the list.


Here's How Schools Can Soften The Blow Of Sixth Grade

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Middle school is an awkward time — there's no getting around that. But there are ways we can make it better, hormones and all.