CED Report Details K-12 Remote Education Deficits During COVID, Offers Ideas to Effectively Harness Technology in Future Learning

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — K-12 schools struggled to quickly pivot to remote learning at the onset of the pandemic as lockdowns were imposed. But, while the transition was fraught with challenges, the response to the crisis offers a unique opportunity to rethink a more effective, engaging, and equitable education system. To that end, … Read more

Taking implicit racial bias out of K-12 mathematics education

In this 2020 file photo, a students at Abernethy Elementary works on math exercises. Rob Manning Teachers’ unconscious racial bias in the classroom can significantly affect how different students are taught — and what they learn. Portland State University Math Education professor Eva Thanheiser has just won a $640,000 grant to preemptively reduce bias among … Read more

Woke K-12 Education Goes to Court

Woke K-12 Education Goes to Court

Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto Identity politics reigns in higher education, and progressives are now turning their focus to K-12. In Loudoun County, Virginia, five families are fighting back in court. Represented by the nonprofit Liberty Justice Center, the parents and students sued the school board in federal court in Alexandria last week. They claim that Loudoun … Read more

Governor Sisolak signs bills into law impacting K-12 education, Nevada’s diverse communities

Governor Sisolak signs bills into law impacting K-12 education, Nevada’s diverse communities

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed legislation from the 81st Legislative Session, including bills in support of K-12 education and Nevada’s immigrant and diverse communities, and firearm safety. “Education remains a top priority for me, and I am glad that in my first two legislative sessions as Governor, we have been able to work together to make historic investments … Read more

Critical Race Theory In Wisconsin K12 Education

Critical Race Theory In Wisconsin K12 Education

Questionable Curriculum: Critical Race Theory (Et Al) In Wisconsin – A Continuing Series  Do Wisconsin Schools Teach Critical Race Theory (CRT), Or CRT By Another Name, In The Classroom? How Widespread Is The Push To Replace The Founding Principle Equality For All With The Marxist Ideal Equity Imposed On Everyone?  Critical Race Theory (CRT) | … Read more

Money Committees review mining tax bill that will pump $300-plus million into K-12 education over next two years

Members of the Assembly during the floor session inside the Legislature on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 in Carson City.

Members of the Assembly during the floor session inside the Legislature on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 in Carson City. Photo: David Calvert / The Nevada Independent By Geoff Dornan Monday, May 31, 2021 The Legislative money committees Sunday reviewed a bill that will pump more than $300 million into K-12 education over the coming biennium.Assembly … Read more