After an interminable and unpredictable election season, one thing is certain: Change is on the way.
The election of Donald Trump as president will bring changes throughout the corridors of power in Washington, D.C., and the federal government.
Whether those changes trickle down to state and local governments and how those changes will affect the operation of schools and universities is less certain. But school administrators are accustomed to having their options limited or revised by those who control the purse strings and drive the political process.
Regardless of the policies and mandates imposed on them, education institutions have plenty of challenges to tackle as they try to create effective learning environments for students.
Here are 10 issues that educators have been addressing and will continue to deal with in the coming year.