Amid higher dropout rates, a professor in Texas redoubles her efforts to lead students to success.
By Melissa B. Taboada, The Hechinger Report
Many after-school programs, which provide both enrichment and child care, have gone out of business. Others went remote and still others became full-day child care programs. None had much guidance or support…
By Amadou Diallo, The Hechinger Report
The proportion of graduates with degrees in science and engineering who are Black is flat or down, even as demand for workers in those high-paying fields grows at double the rate of other occupations. And Covid-19 pandemic trends appear to…
By Melba Newsome, The Hechinger Report
Children dealing with their own issues also bear the frustration and fears of the adults closest to them…
By Kavitha Cardoza, The Hechinger Report
By Alina Tugend, The Hechinger Report
When Worcester Polytechnic Institute wanted to attract more Black, Hispanic and female students, it became the first nationally ranked science university to make the ACT and SAT standardized tests optional for admission.
By Caroline Preston, The Hechinger Report
Isolated from peers and forced into remote learning, students experience loss, educational setbacks – and some unexpected academic progress.
By Lawrence Lanahan, The Hechinger Report
Fall enrollment at community colleges was down 10 percent from a year earlier, according to National Student Clearinghouse data.
By Jon Marcus, The Hechinger Report
The pandemic has accelerated innovation in an industry that’s usually slow to change.
By Charlotte West, The Hechinger Report
Zoom lectures haven’t been as bad as she thought they would be, though the upstairs neighbor’s vacuuming is distracting when she’s trying to pay attention.
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