Tag: School

Amid Surges, Teachers and School Staff Line Up For Their Vaccines

Per federal vaccination guidelines, school personnel — including custodians, food service workers, and bus drivers —


5 Things We've Learned About Virtual School During the Pandemic

We are still starved for data on what this all means. The earliest standardized test scores


How Friends Influence One Another–For Better or Worse–in High School

Most educators know the basics of peer pressure. One famous study showed that the number of


How Understanding Middle School Friendships Can Help Students

Humans also “vary in their tendency to introduce their friends to one another,” she reports. Just


Tips for Cultivating Healthy School Friendships Online

To promote cross-group friendships, schools can offer affinity groups, interest-based clubs, speakers, facilitated lunches, read-alouds, game


A Rising Number Of U.S. Children Have The Option Of In-Person School

By Election Day, more than 60% of U.S. K-12 public school students will be attending schools


What the Research Says About School Reopening and COVID-19 Transmission

Emerging evidence Enric Álvarez at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya looked at different regions within Spain


School Attendance In The COVID Era: What Counts As 'Present'?

Responding in part to this research, the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, signed into law in


Could Year-round School Provide Vulnerable Students with Needed Help?

Nationally, educators and officials have floated one possible solution: year-round school. Under this model, which has


Is School Safe? Will Districts Test For COVID-19? Answering Back-To-School Questions

AUBREY: Well, kids definitely do get the virus. Overall, they tend not to get as sick