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Trust Deficit Takes a Toll on Parent-Teacher Relations
A school assignment which inquires students’ housing conditions causes concerns about unequal treatment in school based on family wealth.

Sike
Sep 14, 2018

Libraries are Still Relevant and Necessary
In spite of the growing digitalization of culture, libraries provide valueable companionship, de-facto childcare, and welcoming spaces for all.

NY Times
Sep 08, 2018

How Ethnic Studies are Shaping History Education
Expanding from 50 Years of Latin studies, this discipline incorporates the history, culture and literary experience of marginalized groups.

The Atlantic
Sep 07, 2018

Taking a Closer Look at Field Trips
Field trips are often overlooked, but the experience of going beyond the classroom can be cost-effective and powerful.

Education Dive
Sep 05, 2018

Crowdfunding Reveals What Teachers Need Most
Using a crowdfunding website Chicago teachers have been financing more than just basic supplies.

Chalkbeat
Sep 04, 2018

Putting Education at the Heart of Global Development
Research director aims to collaborate, innovate and advocate with partners across the world to raise standards of teaching and learning

Q Magazine
Sep 04, 2018

Addressing the Gaps in Coding Bootcamps
This podcast-turned-startup is trying to get more nontraditional students into tech - but how effective are coding bootcamps?

EdSurge
Sep 04, 2018

"Nontraditional" Students are the New Normal
The narrative of the residential, collegiate experience is different from the reality of what today's college student looks like.

NPR
Sep 04, 2018

Can Blockchain Impact Processes and Pedagogy in Education?
Institutions are already using it to issue certificates and enable new payment methods, the question now is whether it can reshape collective work among students.

Fundacion Telefonica
Sep 03, 2018