DeSantis condemns critical race theory, says it won’t be taught in Florida classrooms

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis this week condemned critical race theory, saying there is “no room” for it in Florida classrooms. DeSantis this week proposed to spend $106 million to support civics education in…

Keeping classrooms closed during pandemic more detrimental to children’s health than thought, report says

A new 92-page report ‒ commissioned by seven groups, including the conservative-leaning American Enterprise Institute ‒ examines the challenges parents, teachers and students face with the continued reliance on remote learning amid school closings due…

San Francisco school board delays reopening classrooms to discuss changing school names instead

The San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) postponed Tuesday’s scheduled talks on how to safely reopen classrooms despite an ongoing lawsuit by the City Attorney’s Office, opting instead to work on renaming 44…

January forces some schools to extend remote learning, others to reopen classrooms

American Enterprise Institute Resident fellow Naomi Schaefer Riley discusses New Jersey teachers pushing for mandatory coronavirus testing and going back to in-person learning. School districts across the country are changing…