On Tuesday, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) sent a letter to the the U.S. HHS and Education Secretaries urging the departments to work together to help communities and schools address the student mental health challenges, including those brought on by the pandemic.
Last week, the House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education held a hearing to examine issues facing students in schools with high rates of poverty and students with disabilities.
This week, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) took a number of steps toward implementing the American Rescue Plan Act and advancing toward the goal of safely reopening school buildings. Below is a...
In an early executive order, President Biden tasked the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) with administering a survey to explore how school instruction has evolved in response to the pandemic, spurring the current national survey effort sampling elementary and middle schools’ instruction methods.