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Day After Inauguration, Biden Welcomes Teachers Union Leaders to White House

“I know how hard it is. I am teaching hybrid this semester myself,” says first lady Dr. Jill Biden
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2021 Edu-Scholar Public Influence: Top Tens

And a special nod to junior faculty who earned spots on the list.
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The 2021 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings

The university-based scholars in the U.S. who did the most last year to shape educational practice and policy.
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Covid-19 Could Be the Moment We Turn to School Choice as a Road to Equal Opportunity

States should broaden policies to support the school choice parents are demanding.
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The 2021 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Scoring Rubric

Given that more than 20,000 university-based faculty in the U.S. are researching education, simply making it onto the Edu-Scholar list is an accomplishment.
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What It Takes to Be an Effective Public Scholar

The extraordinary public scholar excels in five areas: disciplinary scholarship, policy analysis and popular writing, convening and shepherding collaborations, providing incisive commentary, and speaking in the public square.
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In the News: Supreme Court May Hear Case about Off-Campus Student Speech

Pennsylvania high school made a "snap judgment" about cheerleader's social-media activity

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