More districts retreat to remote learning or halt reopening, jeopardizing a widespread return to in-person learning in 2020-21.
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November 17, 2020
October 30, 2020
Equity, innovations, and logistical challenges were among the patterns found in an analysis of 18 suburban districts' reopening plans as they cope with the pandemic.
October 29, 2020
The newest data show parents are still concerned about the quality of online-only learning, while those attending in-person believe schools are doing a decent job with safety protocols.
September 15, 2020
Los Angeles Unified will test all staff members and students for COVID-19 before fully reopening and will conduct periodic testing afterward. Will other large districts follow suit?
August 26, 2020
The teachers say they've suffered emotional distress and anxiety for months after being shot at with plastic bullets in a voluntary active-shooter drill in 2019.
August 12, 2020
School system leaders described the return to school as "an infinite series of tradeoffs that we have to make."
July 21, 2020
A new report underscores that, for transportation directors, the first day of school will definitely not mark the last day of planning.
July 20, 2020
Half of elementary school principals and assistant principals say they prefer starting the 2020-21 school year with a blend of remote learning and in-person instruction, according to a new poll from the National Association of Elementary School Principals.
July 13, 2020
Because of rising cases of coronavirus, some big school systems, like Los Angeles Unified, will start the school year with all students learning from home.
July 09, 2020
No studies sufficiently answer the question, finds the GAO, which means debates over whether newer restorative-justice approaches help or harm safety are likely to continue.