“Preparing for a Second Wave of Shutdowns in the Fall”
“Video games are an amazing tool for education,” Microsoft education executive says
When Will School Reopen? The Latest State-by-State Info
Physical schools in 42 states plus Washington, D.C. are closed until at least August or September 2020. Our infographic gets an update.
Superintendent Floats Fall Scenario of “Hybrid” Reopening
Students would “attend school certain days of the week and learn from home on others.”
Shooting the Test-Messenger
Backlash is less about testing than about resisting results-based accountability
“Existential Fear and Constant Worry”
Stockton, California, school superintendent John Deasy on the Covid-19 crisis: “The daily death rates and new case announcements are very difficult to wrap your head around. It is like the shock of 9/11 every week.”
Federal Appeals Judges Discover Constitutional Right to “Basic Minimum Education”
Opinion cites 110-degree classrooms, “rodent feces” in Detroit schools.
Harvard Professor’s “Absurd” Claim that Homeschooling Is Child Abuse
Homeschooling legal group pushed to relax law governing abuse, neglect
Midday Yoga, The “Mute” Button, and Easier Differentiation: Why One Teacher Loves the Novel e-School
In the Coronavirus-Caused Distance Learning, a Silver Lining
Play Is Essential for All Children, Pediatricians Insist
The authors of Let the Children Play respond to a review
When Schools Closed by Coronavirus Will Reopen: a State-by-State List
Massachusetts, Ohio, Colorado and Kentucky join the growing list of states that won’t re-open physical schools until August or September at the soonest. Our infographic gets a new update with the latest information.