Is there an alternative to the punitive treatment of criminals? We look at the history of correctional education reforms within the American prison system.
How history textbooks reinforced narratives of racism, and the fight to change those books from the 1940s to the present.
We need a visual literacy to help us negotiate new ways of seeing, but also new ways of accessing, manipulating, and reusing visual content.
When schools welcome the use of cell phones and other technologies in the classroom.
Articles by three of this year's MacArthur Foundation Fellows.
The Manhattan Project needed an instant library in Los Alamos built from scratch and in secrecy--this is how it was done.
A sociologist wonders about the state of being uncool in the discipline and academia in general.
A historical survey of early 20th century teaching finds students being taught their place in the socioeconomic system.
Perception of black students by their white teachers may be racially biased.
The racial discipline gap in school suspensions has lasting educational and social effects.