Margaret Spellings discusses best- and worst-case scenarios in response to the coronavirus, what businesses should do to help schools, and advice for Secretary DeVos with Andy Rotherham and Emmeline Zhao.
Shavar Jeffries discusses education's response to coronavirus, what he hopes to see from Joe Biden on education, and the opportunity the current crisis offers for educational equity with Andy Rotherham and Emmeline Zhao.
While this crisis presents many challenges for districts, it may also provide an opportunity. Those places that can adapt to the changing teacher labor market now can have a lasting positive impact on student learning in years to come.
With markets plummeting from COVID-19, the pension problem policymakers have been trying to hide from is about to cause a world of hurt to state and local budgets. This time, let’s hope they make better choices.
Job loss and funding cuts may hurt low-income students' chances of entering 4-year colleges, but Jeff Schulz's research shows that many nonprofits are providing vital college advising to these high school students.