Research suggests that children are less likely than adults to catch the virus, pass it on or fall seriously ill because of it. A progressive return of children to school is therefore advisable.
Parents may try to shield children from information about COVID-19, but their important questions need answering.
How can we balance human rights implications of a return to classroom learning, when rights may come into tension with each other?
Female teachers perform better in the classroom and women principals lead to achieve better school management. But, female educators have to wait longer to be promoted.
Government initiatives to support student learning during and after the pandemic can't be effective without an invaluable educational resource: teachers' expertise and care.
People show decreased cognitive processing in high concern situations. Effective communication needs to respectfully address concerns, and build trust, otherwise information may be rejected.
An expert predicts a rethink on technology access, reconnecting with the working class, and more.
Exams are the currency of the education marketplace.
Our research found that teacher assessments and exam scores match closely for maths, English and science.
Strict quarantine measures have been shown to be more effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19 than closing schools.
If schools and childcare centres shut without the necessary support, Australia may permanently lose valuable teachers and early childhood educators.
The school playground is not just a place to have fun. It's an important space to claim power and this is often done through violence.
A scholar who researches this underreported criminal behavior recommends four steps to root it out.
Research has found that 64% of LGBT teachers have experienced a serious episode of anxiety or depression linked to their sexual or gender identity and role as a teacher.
Biden, Sanders, Warren and other candidates are calling for far more federal spending for schools in low-income areas.
From obstacle courses to playing music, school children give their thoughts on how to make a daily run more exciting.
From being subjected to harassment and threats to getting assaulted or having their cars keyed, many American teachers are being victimized.
My year of buying almost nothing saved me thousands of dollars – but also taught me valuable lessons as a teacher, including about the benefits of failure.
For some teachers, this week's rotating strikes in Ontario are a chilling reminder of the school fallout of 1995-2002, when Mike Harris was premier.
Short answer: they don't. But striking teachers often receive a bit of financial help during a strike from money they themselves have already paid to their unions.