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June 2, 2021

Education Week, Vol. 40, Issue 34
Illustrations.
Mary Hassdyk for Education Week
Education Briefly Stated: June 2, 2021
June 1, 2021
8 min read
Image of directing flow around a cone.
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Illustrations.
Mary Hassdyk for Education Week
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Collage by Laura Baker/Education Week (Images: MaxCab, iStock, DigitalVision Vectors, E+, Getty)
Outdoor education teacher Mark Savage challenges his students with a game in class at Brewer High School in Brewer, Maine on April 30, 2021.
Outdoor education teacher Mark Savage challenges his students with a game in class at Brewer High School in Brewer, Maine in April.
Linda Coan O’Kresik for Education Week
Herriman cheerleaders carry the American flag before the start of a high school football game against Davis, on Aug. 13, 2020, in Herriman, Utah. Utah went forward with high school football this fall despite concerns about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic that led other states and many college football conferences to postpone games in hopes of instead playing in the spring.
Cheerleaders carry the American flag before the start of a high school football game last year in Herriman, Utah. Utah's Test-to-Play program required students and staff participating in extracurricular activities like cheerleading to regularly undergo testing for COVID-19.
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Illustration of paper figures connected in a line.
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Teaching Profession Opinion I Started Teaching During the Pandemic. Here's What I Learned
Alicia Simba, May 18, 2021
4 min read
A student climbs stacks of books to reach the top
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International Opinion Why Other Countries Keep Outperforming Us in Education (and How to Catch Up)
Marc Tucker, May 13, 2021
5 min read
Budget & Finance Letter to the Editor Don’t Knock Schools for Cautious Spending
June 1, 2021
1 min read
Students look at bookcases with empty shelves
Nip Rogers for Education Week
Equity & Diversity Opinion Critical Race Theory Isn't a Curriculum. It's a Practice
Janel George, May 26, 2021
5 min read