Issues

March 10, 2021

Education Week, Vol. 40, Issue 25
Miguel Cardona is ceremonially sworn in as Education Secretary by Vice President Kamala Harris in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in the White House complex on March 2, 2021.
Miguel Cardona is sworn in as U.S. secretary of education by Vice President Kamala Harris last week. The former Connecticut schools chief, teacher, and principal grew up in public housing and learned English as a second language, experiences that reflect the evolving demographics in America’s public schools. He takes over from Betsy DeVos, who had no background as an educator.
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Education Briefly Stated Briefly Stated: March 10, 2021
March 10, 2021
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Katie Ramirez, left, watches as her mother, Claudia Campos, swabs the mouth of her sister, Hailey, for a COVID-19 test at a testing site in Los Angeles on Dec. 9, 2020.
Katie Ramirez, left, watches as her mother, Claudia Campos, swabs the mouth of her sister, Hailey, for a COVID-19 test at a testing site in Los Angeles.
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Applications for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form are on the decline.
Applications for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form are on the decline.
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History book.
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Vaccine vials and a syringe on a flat surface
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Families & the Community Opinion Vaccinating Teachers Is Just One Part of the Reopening Puzzle
Ruth R. Faden, Matthew A. Crane, Annette Anderson & Megan Collins , March 1, 2021
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A person looks at a large hourglass with sand still running through it
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Teaching Opinion Remote Learning Makes Time Management Even Harder
Emily Rinkema & Stan Williams, February 26, 2021
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Equity & Diversity Opinion The Scary Truth About Student Radicalization: It Can Happen Here
Amra Sabic-El-Rayess, March 4, 2021
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