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Friday, April 30, 2021
Most of the class of 2020 experienced canceled or online-only graduation ceremonies, but this year many colleges are finding creative ways to celebrate their graduates in person.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
It's been a year since teachers were handed an unprecedented request: educate students in entirely new ways, amid the backdrop of a global pandemic. This week takes us to a librarian and a bus driver.
Saturday, March 27, 2021
As schools reopen — either fully or for hybrid learning — teachers are getting the chance to meet their students face-to-face.
Friday, March 05, 2021
Four out of 5 parents told us they support targeted interventions by schools that would help students recover academic, social and emotional skills.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
For many families, this is one of the biggest financial decisions they'll ever make. A new book helps navigate the often confusing and opaque financial aid system.
Saturday, February 13, 2021
New CDC guidance warns schools about resuming athletic activities, especially indoors, but some districts are still sending their kids to play ball.
Wednesday, February 03, 2021
Miguel Cardona, President Biden's education nominee, appeared before lawmakers on Wednesday for a mostly tame confirmation hearing. His opening message: In unity there is strength.
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
About a third of U.S. students haven't had a single day in a classroom since March 2020. Coming back now — with the virus still spreading and teachers pushing back — hasn't been easy.
Monday, January 25, 2021
President Biden pledged to reopen most of the nation's K-12 schools during his first 100 days. When asked if that goal was "too optimistic," Cardona said, "No, I think it's strong leadership."
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
The College Board, citing the pandemic for the changes, will shift focus to a new digital version of the college entrance exam.