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- SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Edmentum’s Chief Strategy Officer Amanda Kocon and Chief Product Officer Todd Mahler discuss the future of digital curriculum.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.As we return from an abnormal year, it’s an educator’s top priority to make sure the lessons learned under adversity positively impact students during the new school year. Digital curriculum has emerged from the pandemicCurriculum District That Banned Diverse Books Reverses Its Decision After PushbackA Pennsylvania district voted unanimously to reinstate a four-page list of resources from some of today's most acclaimed creators of color.Curriculum He Taught About White Privilege and Got Fired. Now He's Fighting to Get His Job BackMatthew Hawn is an early casualty in this year's fight over how teachers can discuss with students America's struggle with racism.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Register for this can’t miss session looking at best practices for utilizing digital books to support their curriculum.Curriculum What's the Best Way to Address Unfinished Learning? It's Not Remediation, Study SaysA new study suggests acceleration may be a promising strategy for addressing unfinished learning in math after a pandemic year.Curriculum School Halts Use of Fictional Book in Which Officer Kills a Black ChildFifth graders in at least one Broward County school were assigned to read a book that critics say casts police officers as racist liars.Curriculum The Dr. Seuss Controversy: What Educators Need to KnowThe business that manages Dr. Seuss' work and legacy will cease publishing six books due to racist stereotypes and offensive content.Curriculum Opinion The Overlooked Support Teachers Are Missing: A Coherent CurriculumHere’s the research on how districts can improve instructional systems—which was already a challenge in the best of times.Curriculum Leader To Learn From Taking an Unapologetic Approach to Curriculum OverhaulAn academic leader at a charter school has overhauled curriculum—and proved that instructional rigor and anti-racism can co-exist.Curriculum Opinion Ian Rowe Discusses 1776 Unites and His Efforts to Promote a Vision of a Unified AmericaIan Rowe, co-founder of 1776 Unites, discusses the initiative and its efforts to promote pathways to opportunity for Americans of all races.Curriculum From ‘Stunning’ to ‘Surprising’: How News of the Capitol Attack Was Repackaged for SchoolsExperts criticized ed-tech company Newsela for sugarcoating the violent insurrection when it adapted an Associated Press story for schools.Curriculum 6 Ways to Help Students Make Sense of the Capitol SiegeA week after the attack on the U.S. Capitol, teachers are helping students figure out how the country got to this point.