Great City Schools Chief Mike Casserly on the Urban Response to Covid-19

By 04/03/2020

“There is just no substitute for students being with teachers as lessons are being taught.”

Former Superintendent Terry Grier on the Challenges of School Closures and Distance Learning

By 04/02/2020

“Most of the country’s school districts do not have enough laptops for students and teachers to use at home and school.”

The Latest on when Schools Closed by Covid-19 Will Reopen

By 04/01/2020

The “earliest possible return date” is pushed back, and our 50-state plus Washington, D.C., coronavirus school-closure infographic gets an update.

Sal Khan on Teaching 40 Million Kids at Home

By 03/31/2020

As schools across the country closed, Khan Academy, with the support of Bank of America, pushed to create daily learning schedules for students age 4-18 and expand access to its online resources for millions.

School Accountability in the Time of Virus

By 03/27/2020

Not every test is entirely out of the question, even now.

Daddy School, Week One

By 03/26/2020

A parent’s plan meets reality.

Covid-19 Closed Schools. When Should They Reopen?

By 03/25/2020

Expect more closures in fall 2020

The Dos and Don’ts of Distance Learning in a Pandemic

By 03/20/2020

“The more we can simplify things, the better.”

“Best Damn Class I Ever Took”

By 03/20/2020

How teaching is like playing the piano

Secretary DeVos, It’s Time to Scratch the 2020 State Tests

By 03/20/2020

It’s time to waive the assessment requirements, everywhere and for everyone.

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