Valerie Strauss

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This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST It’s impossible to predict when an earthquake will happen. The patterns of migrating birds, abnormally sharp air pressure drops, the tone...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST Flamingos take refuge in a shelter ahead of the downfall of Hurricane Irma at the zoo in Miami, Sept. 9. (Adrees Latif/Reuters) When Hurricane...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST The move was opposed by advocates for sexual assault victims. ...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST James E. Ryan, tapped as the next president of the University of Virginia (Courtesy of the University of Virginia) Education deans and university...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST Brian Whiston, superintendent of public instruction in Michigan, on WKAR’s “Off the Record” on Sept. 8, 2017. (Image from video/The...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST Students attend a class at the Democracy Elementary and Middle School in Sitong town, Henan province, China, on Dec. 3, 2013. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) Every...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST An examination of part of the National Assessment of Educational Progress. ...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST (Getty Images/iStockphoto) Where are all the teachers? That’s what education expert Linda Darling-Hammond asks and answers in this post...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST U.S. Constitution (National Archives) In 2004, Congress declared Sept. 17 as Constitution Day, a federal holiday that requires all schools which...

This post was originally published on THE WASHINGTON POST Harvard University withdrew a fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning, the former U.S. Army soldier convicted of leaking classified data, after...