In Pandemic, Private Schools Face Peril

Policy choices may help to preserve options for families

If Many More Private Schools Close, All Schools Will Suffer

Biden, Moynihan, and Goldwater once teamed up on a tuition tax-credit. Could something similar happen now?

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In Pandemic, Private Schools Face Peril

Policy choices may help to preserve options for families

If Many More Private Schools Close, All Schools Will Suffer

Biden, Moynihan, and Goldwater once teamed up on a tuition tax-credit. Could something similar happen now?

The Price Students Pay When Schools Are Closed

Seven ways children, and the nation, lose out when school buildings do not open

Homeschool Happens Everywhere

Less formal instruction, but more family and community activities

The New Accountability Assignment

Post-Covid, judge schools based on what they ask students to read, write, and do, in addition to how much students learn.

From the Blog

School Closed sign outside Churchill High School

Reopening Decisions Are Mostly a Matter of Trust

"Many low-income and working-class parents don’t trust their kids’ schools to keep them safe."
Maryland Governor Hogan

“School-Opening Extortion” Comes to Montgomery County, Maryland

"Teachers’ legitimate interest in risk-mitigation in the workplace does not extend to shutting down other people’s schools."
A police car parked in front of an office building

The Case for Case Studies: Teaching During Covid-19

“A kid who decided to break a police car window to steal masks from an officer, who arrests people attempting to enter stores without a mask”

What We’re Watching: Paul E. Peterson at the White House

"Getting Children Safely Back To School" With President Trump

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