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Michael B. Henderson


Michael B. Henderson is an Assistant Professor of Research and PPRL Research Director at the University of Louisiana Manship School of Mass Communication.

Published Articles & Media

In May 2021, President Biden discussed the economy at an Ohio community college.

Hunger for Stability Quells Appetite for Change

Results of the 2021 Education Next Survey of Public Opinion
About half of parents favor requiring students to wear masks when schools open in the fall, and about a third oppose the practice, with the rest taking a neutral position.

Parent Poll Reveals Support for School Covid-Safety Measures Despite Vaccine Hesitancy, Partisan Polarization

Private-school parents report less learning loss, greater satisfaction with pandemic schooling
School children are spaced apart in one of the rooms used for lunch at Woodland Elementary School in Milford, Massachusetts.

Pandemic Parent Survey Finds Perverse Pattern: Students Are More Likely to Be Attending School in Person Where Covid Is Spreading More Rapidly

Majority of students receiving fully remote instruction; Private-school students more likely to be in person full time

What American Families Experienced When Covid-19 Closed Their Schools

Parents report little contact with teachers and less student learning, but also broad satisfaction; charter and private schools provide more opportunities for student-teacher interaction

What We’re Watching: Discussing the 2017 EdNext Poll on School Reform

On Friday, Sept. 8, Education Next held an event at the Hoover Institution in Washington, D.C., to discuss the results of the 2017 EdNext Poll.

Ten-year Trends in Public Opinion From the EdNext Poll

Common Core and vouchers down, but many other reforms still popular

The 2015 EdNext Poll on School Reform

Public thinking on testing, opt out, common core, unions, and more

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