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Where are the students? For a second straight year, school enrollment is dropping

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The declines many school districts reported last year have continued, an NPR investigation finds. What educators don't know is where those students have gone.


The case for free tampons and pads in schools

Thursday, December 02, 2021

Activists say menstrual products are a basic necessity that shouldn't require a long walk to the school nurse's office, and that providing them is key to removing the stigma of periods.


1 in 3 working families is struggling to find the child care they desperately need

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

And more than 1 in 3 adults in households with children say they have experienced serious problems meeting both their work and family responsibilities, according to an NPR poll.