New California laws make the state first in the nation to adopt human trafficking and sexual abuse prevention education and training for students and teachers.
The New School Rules, a book about pursuing education reform, describes effective ways to build team trust and to lead faculty without micromanaging.
Math instruction continues to move further into digital territory, but many lessons still depend on hands-on activities and nondigital materials, such as textbooks.
More than half of the states have earned passing marks for developing financially literate students, but nearly 30 percent of states scored a D or worse.
John Gaddis, superintendent of Somerset County School District in Maryland, quells parent frustration over repeated snow-day cancellations by posting humorous videos on Facebook.
More than 2,000 educators from 91 countries and territories responded to the most recent survey from the International Literacy Association, targeting the most important issues in literacy.