Emily Richmond is the public editor for the
National Education Writers Association
. She was previously the education reporter for the
Las Vegas Sun
The Education Words President Obama Didn’t Say
Jan 22 2015, 8:00 AM ET
Building a Better School Day
Jan 17 2015, 9:00 AM ET
Why the Demise of Field Trips Is Bad News
Dec 9 2014, 9:00 AM ET
The Crackdown on Poor Teacher-Training Programs
Nov 27 2014, 9:00 AM ET
How Education Spending Influenced the Midterms
Nov 5 2014, 5:02 PM ET
A Missed Opportunity to Teach Kids About Midterm Elections
Nov 4 2014, 11:46 AM ET
When School Boards Try to Block a Reporter's Access
Nov 1 2014, 8:00 AM ET
What Happens When Students Control Their Own Education?
Oct 24 2014, 8:08 AM ET
Using a Racial Slur
Oct 16 2014, 1:49 PM ET
Columbus Day and the Native American School-Achievement Gap
Oct 13 2014, 8:00 AM ET
When There Are Too Many Students
Oct 8 2014, 11:39 AM ET
Are Teachers Warming Up to the Common Core?
Oct 6 2014, 11:50 AM ET
In Atlanta, Educators Stand Trial for Cheating on High-Stakes Tests
Sep 30 2014, 10:58 AM ET
Should Schools Be Responsible for Kids' Health?
Sep 19 2014, 3:00 PM ET
Americans Want Teachers to Take a Bar Exam
Sep 16 2014, 11:40 AM ET
Yes, Skipping School Correlates With Low Test Scores—Now What?
Sep 2 2014, 10:26 AM ET
Common Core Is Becoming Even More Unpopular
Aug 21 2014, 11:30 AM ET
The End of Paper-and-Pencil Exams?
Jul 31 2014, 3:40 PM ET
Why Do Chinese Students Know More About Money Than Americans?
Jul 9 2014, 10:28 AM ET
What Do the Contentious New Teacher Rankings Really Mean?
Jun 20 2014, 11:40 AM ET
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