From the Washington Post: ‘A lost generation’: Surge of research reveals students sliding backward, most vulnerable worst affected

Keeping schools closed is the most INEQUITABLE practice imaginable!

Excerpt from the Washington Post:

*After the U.S. education system fractured into Zoom screens last spring, experts feared millions of children would fall behind. Hard evidence now shows they were right. *

*A flood of new data — on the national, state and district levels — finds tudents began this academic year behind. Most of the research concludes students of color and those in high-poverty communities fell further behind their peers, exacerbating long-standing gaps in American education. *

Read the full article here:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/students-falling-behind/2020/12/06/88d7157a-3665-11eb-8d38-6aea1adb3839_story.html

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