Issues

April 14, 2021

Education Week, Vol. 40, Issue 29
Covid Fiscal Rochester
Lincoln Agnew for Education Week
Education Briefly Stated: April 14, 2021
April 13, 2021
8 min read
COVID Fiscal Rainy Day
Lincoln Agnew for Education Week
The crowd at Hing Hay Park responds to speakers calls to "fight hate"and against the attacks, physical and verbal on Asian Americans during a rally to speak out against anti-Asian hate and violence on March 13, 2021 in Seattle.
A crowd at Hing Hay Park in Seattle protests physical and verbal attacks against Asian Americans during a rally earlier this month.
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Image is a close up of an illustrated robotic eyeball.
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Guntown Middle School eighth graders walk the halls to their next class as others wait in their assigned spots against the wall before moving into their next class during the first day back to school for the Lee County District in Guntown, Miss on Aug. 6, 2020.
Eight graders walk the halls on the first day back to school in Guntown, Miss., on Aug. 6, 2020. Teachers in several states told Education Week that since the beginning of the school year, enforcing precautions such as social distancing to slow the spread of the coronavirus has been nearly impossible.<br/>
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Image of Brandi Levy.
Brandi Levy, now an 18-year-old college freshman, was a cheerleader at Mahanoy Area High School in Pennsylvania when she made profane comments on Snapchat that are now at the center of a U.S. Supreme Court case on student speech rights.
Danna Singer/Provided by the American Civil Liberties Union
Image of the Supreme Court.
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Hand writing the word racism on blackboard. Stop hate. Against prejudice and violence. Lecture about discrimination in school.
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School & District Management Opinion Ed. Leaders: Discuss Race, Call Out White Supremacy
John B. Diamond & Jennifer Cheatham, March 31, 2021
5 min read
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Accountability Opinion Absenteeism Is the Wrong Student Engagement Metric to Use Right Now
Sara Johnson, Annette Anderson & Ruth R. Faden, April 9, 2021
4 min read
Ed-Tech Policy Letter to the Editor Using E-Rate to Address the Homework Gap
April 12, 2021
1 min read
new growth on a bare tree
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School & District Management Opinion The Year of Scourges: How I Survived Illness and Racism to Find My 'Tribe'
Reba Y. Hodge, April 12, 2021
4 min read