Education Dive Framing 'failure' as a necessary educational experience 2017-12-12T09:30:07.000000000-05:00 Educators and researchers must consider how students react to failure and how the experience could be better used as a facet of their learning, according experts at a Columbia University event. Home work: Atlanta landlord provides after-school support to improve student performance, neighborhood stability 2017-12-11T10:00:00.000000000-05:00 The program is one example of how “housing can be a positive pathway to achieving better school outcomes.” Study: Black, Latino preservice teachers demonstrate more multicultural awareness 2017-12-11T10:00:00.000000000-05:00 New research examines future teachers' comfort with and sensitivity toward cultural diversity issues in the classroom. Warranties should be a key consideration in ed tech purchases 2017-12-11T10:00:00.000000000-05:00 Daily use by students makes the likelihood of premature fatigue more likely and the value of warranties much higher. Moody's: Higher education sector outlook negative 2017-12-11T09:30:35.000000000-05:00 The credit-rating agency downgraded the outlook of the higher education sector from stable to negative. Report touts need for accessible and equitable high school college credit classes 2017-12-11T09:30:21.000000000-05:00 States need better measurements of the success of such classes, a working group finds. Rural superintendent leverages home field advantage to bring 21st Century learning to district 2017-12-11T08:16:30.000000000-05:00 Buddy Berry has spent the last seven years transforming the rural Kentucky school district where he grew up. Kentucky superintendent says expectations key to success 2017-12-11T08:10:21.000000000-05:00 Emmanuel Caulk used collective values, high expectations and community partnerships to improve Fayette County's schools. Students want outside-classroom learning, lucrative and flexible workforce skills, survey shows 2017-12-10T18:37:11.000000000-05:00 Insights from a Codeacademy analysis of its students' learning habits shows schools could benefit from partnering with alternative instructional organizations for enhanced student ROI. What higher ed leaders need to know about what's going on in Washington 2017-12-08T10:00:44.000000000-05:00 Advocates discuss the big issues on Capitol Hill and how institutions will be impacted.