Education Week: American Education’s News Site of Record

How Effective Is Online Learning? What the Research Does and Doesn’t Tells Us

Students who struggle will likely struggle more online By Susanna Loeb March 20, 2020 The times have dictated school closings and the rapid expansion of online education. Can online lessons replace in-school time? Clearly online time cannot provide many of the informal social interactions students have at school, but how will online courses do in

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Education Week: American Education’s News Site of Record

Getting Paid During the Coronavirus Crisis: How a New Law Affects School Employees

President Trump signed an emergency paid leave law that will provide relief for employees across America—including those who work in schools—dealing with COVID-19. Here’s a guide to how the law may affect you. What kind of emergency paid leave is the federal government offering right now? Two kinds: Sick leave, for up to 80 hours,

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