Educators can lay the groundwork for the vaccine by encouraging immunizations for other childhood diseases, like measles and whooping cough, which are on the cusp of dangerous outbreaks.
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November 19, 2020
November 12, 2020
New data from the Centers for Disease Control show the proportion of emergency department visits related to mental health crises has risen dramatically for young children and adolescents alike since the pandemic started.
October 15, 2020
The finding comes from the Civil Rights Data Collection, a comprehensive look at academic and disciplinary practices in schools nationwide.
August 19, 2020
Pandemic Outbreaks Are Inevitable. What Should Superintendents Do When Kids and Teachers Start Getting Sick?
Regardless of whether schools open with full-time in-person classes or a hybrid model, their success in preventing a new outbreak of COVID-19 will depend on their capacity to quickly find and isolate those who come to school sick, find new studies.
July 31, 2020
School leaders won't have a clear answer before they must make decisions for this fall despite new studies and findings from reopenings in other countries.
July 22, 2020
Student safety and wellness will still be an issue for school and district leaders even if they reopen remotely, as new federal data show.
June 29, 2020
The long-term risks to children of remaining in isolation are rapidly outpacing the health risks associated with reopening schools, according to new guidance by the nation's pediatricians.
June 24, 2020
A new analysis by University of California, Los Angeles, researchers suggests disruptive incidents in that district are increasingly related to mental health needs, and that Black students are significantly more likely to think school police escalate problems on campus than to think the officers made them safer at school.
June 22, 2020
UNESCO's annual report on global education progress finds countries need to make more effort to include marginalized students, particularly in the United States.
May 20, 2020
Classrooms that were crowded before the pandemic closures will complicate efforts to reopen safely.