13 Oct, 2016

An Unexpectedly Beautiful Story About Detroit Public Schools

October 13th, 2016|Tags: |

Talking with Village Voice writer Alexandria Neason about her new education feature.

5 Oct, 2016

Seven Resources to Help Education Journalists Avoid Racial Blind Spots

October 5th, 2016|Tags: , , |

These resources can help education reporters cover schools with greater cultural sensitivity and awareness of their own biases.

4 Oct, 2016

Education Reporters Heading To Chicago To Learn New Federal Law

October 4th, 2016|Tags: , , |

It's a mini-conference on the ABCs of the Every Student Succeeds Act.

30 Sep, 2016

This Fall’s Big Story (So Far): Schools Denying Kids Special Education Services

September 30th, 2016|Tags: , |

It's got everything: mystery and drama, size and scope, sympathetic victims, and bureaucratic bad guys.

29 Sep, 2016

Don’t Let The Name Fool You: EdWeek’s “Politics K-12” Isn’t Really Focused On Politics*

September 29th, 2016|Tags: , |

Why EdWeek should broaden Politics K-12's frustratingly narrow focus on Washington DC news — but won't.

22 Sep, 2016

“Feel-Good” School Story Highlights Concerns About Racial Blind Spots

September 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , |

A Philadelphia Inquirer story has ignited a mini-controversy.

15 Sep, 2016

Refugee High School: Media Coverage of Recent Arrivals In American Schools

September 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

The NYT Sunday magazine highlights some of the roughly 1,300 refugees attending schools in Boise, Idaho.

13 Sep, 2016

Lessons from Three Years Covering School Turnarounds and Racial Segregation

September 13th, 2016|Tags: , |

An interview with Chalkbeat reporter Patrick Wall.

6 Sep, 2016

Make Education Reporting Better in 2016-17 with Regular Use of Polling Data

September 6th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Ed writers could take a hint from political reporters.

30 Aug, 2016

Washington Post Journo Reflects On 20 Years Covering Education

August 30th, 2016|Tags: , |

A Q&A session with longtime reporter Jay Mathews.

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