A School-Wise Heads-Up: Violence against Teachers, the Equality Act, Summit Learning, and Much-Needed Teacher Special Ed & English-Language Learner Teacher Training

Education news just keeps coming… A 2016 U.S. Department of Education found that 10% of public school teachers had been threatened with injury by a student during the past year; 6% were assaulted. Keep in mind, however, that these figures DO NOT tell the whole...

A School-Wise Heads-Up: Spending on Students, Charters, Vouchers, School Lunches, Education Software, and Betsy DeVos, Too

Average school spending has increased 3.7% to $12,201 per student, up from $11,763 in 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Coming in at the top with $23,091 per student is New York, followed by Connecticut and New Jersey. At the bottom of the spending pack is...