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Research shows students can learn just as much from well-designed online courses they do with blended or in-person instruction.
September 24, 2020
Hefty student loan payments hold back young people and their families as well as the state economy.
September 21, 2020
Policymakers must provide at least $50 billion in federal pandemic relief funding to stabilize the child-care sector.
September 17, 2020
Free online tools can help teachers fill in the inevitable gaps caused by distance learning.
September 16, 2020
Many ancillary educational programs have been devastated by the pandemic and are counting on support from parents, teachers and the community to survive.
September 10, 2020
Distance learning is difficult in its own right. Distance learning while hungry will be even harder.
September 9, 2020
Child care providers are the backbone of a working economy.
September 4, 2020
We need support systems in place now, not after mental health incidents begin to surface and escalate.
September 1, 2020
Teachers should nurture relationships with parents, just as they do with their students.
August 27, 2020
Funders can play a vital role in helping students complete a college degree in these challenging times.
August 23, 2020
During this crisis, schools and teachers should focus on keeping students engaged and learning.
August 21, 2020
Districts have incurred many new costs as a result of the pandemic and face budget deferrals and cuts as a result of the financial crisis.
August 17, 2020
Mentoring provides essential academic and social support to students; and a renewed sense of purpose to isolated teachers.
August 13, 2020
Teacher shares tips for distance learning gleaned from teaching summer school during the pandemic.