Just 0.18 percent of randomly tested teachers and students have been positive for COVID-19. So why the hell would you close the schools?
A mother of three children—ages 9, 10, and 11—just can't convince the principal to let them walk home.
Flexible education crafted to meet family needs is destined to prevail over failing government schools.
Families are leaving traditional schools in record numbers for pods, homeschooling, charters, and more.
"This timeline will need to be adjusted."
Low-income kids were most likely to get online-only instruction, according to Pew.
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"Who in their right mind could do that?"
"No one should return to in person instruction until there is a widely available scientifically proven vaccine or highly effective treatment."
"If we’re actually going to be an anti-racist school district, we have to confront practices like this that have gone on for years and years."
"To hear that the District is focusing energy and resources on renaming schools is offensive," says Mayor London Breed.
Public School Superintendent Who Warned Pod-Based Learning 'Causes Inequities' Is Sending His Own Kid to Private School
Alexandria City Public Schools is still in virtual mode, and top education official Gregory Hutchings has enrolled his child elsewhere.
"They’re applying on-campus rules to these children, even though they’re learning virtually in their own homes."
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He also refused to apologize.
Isaiah Elliott also received a five-day suspension, but plans to transfer.
Kids are beside the point when government officials and union leaders keep them waiting on labor negotiations that serve everybody but students and their families.
New data suggest that school districts in states with stronger teachers unions are significantly less likely to reopen in person this fall.
Punishing families for struggling with distance learning is doubly wrong.
Kids do not catch or spread or suffer from coronavirus at the same rate as adults, no matter what your newspaper is telling you this week.
In other news, Chicago Public Schools will still spend $15 million on school police.
DIY approaches to education—including homeschooling, learning pods, and microschools—are gaining popularity as public schools fold under pressure.
Independent education means a wide range of approaches as to what children are taught.
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What does this have to do with safely educating kids in the midst of a pandemic? Not much.
Phase 4 of city's reopening means loose rules for zoos but strict requirements for bars.
A new survey finds parents are substantially more satisfied with private and charter schools’ responses to the pandemic than they were with those of traditional public schools.
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The Mat-Su School Board evidently doesn't understand the purpose of a school.
After an unexpected experience with different approaches to learning, many families won’t want to return to business as usual.
The video was appalling, but it does not constitute a safety threat.