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Science Is Finally Beating Covid. Now Let’s Give It a Chance to Help Kids Read.

Before the pandemic, approximately one million children, year in and year out, ended fourth grade at best barely able to read. It’s anyone’s guess what that number...

When My Son Turned Five Years Old, I Opened My Own School

Shawn Brumfield is the founder and director of Pasadena Rosebud Academy a public charter school in Altadena, California. Brumfield didn’t set out to become...

Get Out of Your Own Way and Help Your Students Show What They Know

Last quarter, one of the options I gave my students for their final assessment was to make a book trailer. Jonathan (not his real...

We Started Hybrid Homeschooling Because of a Pandemic. Now Could It Heal Our Fractured Communities?

While researching my new book, “Hybrid Homeschooling: A Guide to the Future of Education,” I spoke with a group of families who send their...

Digital Equity for All Students Has Never Been a More Attainable Goal

With the American Rescue Plan (ARP) officially signed into law, the nation’s public school systems will soon have an additional $126 billion to navigate...

Check Out This Catholic School Partnering With Parents To Meet Their Kids’ Needs

Why should you consider a Catholic school while you look for the best educational options for your child? Many would agree that the most important job...

WEDNESDAY: Join the Day of Action to Get Students Connected to Broadband

A year ago, the COVID-19 pandemic shut down U.S. schools. A year into the pandemic, 12 million students still lack adequate broadband access at...

Students Should Organize, Just Like Their Teachers

In school, students are powerless. A progressive school may have a student government whose input they consider when making decisions, but ultimately, all the...