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    Focus on the Republican National Convention

    July 20, 2016

    A member of the Education Week team that is chronicling the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Associate Director of Photography Swikar Patel offers his unique view of the event.

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    Nurturing Success at a Los Angeles Charter School

    June 28, 2016

    Photographer Patrick Fallon writes about his experiences photographing a charter school in Los Angeles, and how it contrasts with the high school he attended.

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    Portraits of an Urban School Turnaround

    June 3, 2016

    Photographer Melissa Lyttle documents an academic turnaround at Boca Ciega High School in St. Petersburg, Fla. “A friend who works at the school board in St. Petersburg, Fla., told me about an amazing turnaround at Boca Ciega High School (aka Bogie) in South St. Petersburg. This is a historically black, economically disadvantaged part of town, mired by segregation, […]

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    A Photographer’s View of Chicago Schools’ Fiscal Crisis

    May 17, 2016

    Photographer Alyssa Schukar shares her favorite images and her experiences working on a recent story about the Chicago schools’ funding crisis for Education Week.

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    The Young Victims of Chernobyl

    April 28, 2016

    Thirty years after the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl, children in surrounding villages of the Ukraine suffer from radiation illnesses and eat food tainted by the world’s worst nuclear accident.

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    Lone Black Teacher Gives A Minority Report

    February 18, 2016

    Edmund Fountain photographs and interviews teacher Chrissell Rhone, the only African-American teacher at a school in Picayune, Miss.

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    A Roundup of Education Videos for 2015

    December 29, 2015

    The end of the year is a great time to look back at the work we’ve done in 2015. Education Week’s multimedia staff sifted through the full array of videos for this YouTube playlist of those that proved most popular.

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    Education Week’s Photos of the Year for 2015

    December 23, 2015

    Education Week’s photo staff presents images that informed, delighted, or disturbed us throughout the past 12 months. These are our favorite photographs of 2015.

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    A Photographer’s View of the ESSA Signing

    December 21, 2015

    Associated Press staff photographer Evan Vucci gives a behind-the-scenes account of his assignment to photograph President Barack Obama signing the Every Student Succeeds Act into law.

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    Schools in Fayette County, W.Va., Contend With Coal Dust, Rotting Roofs

    December 17, 2015

    Doyle Maurer, Education Week’s multimedia intern, describes his experience photographing facilities in Fayette County, West Virginia, for a recent story that detailed the area’s predicament with outdated and decaying school infrastructure. A native of the state, Doyle describes returning to see schools in the area as eye-opening.

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