In The News: Center for Research, Evaluation, and Assessment

The 74 Million
September 21, 2022

In late March, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis made a major announcement on K-12 education.

CBS News
September 7, 2022

Seattle Public Schools canceled Wednesday's first day of school after teachers voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike over issues that include pay, mental health support, and staffing ratios for special education and multilingual students.

Associated Press
September 7, 2022

Seattle Public Schools canceled Wednesday’s first day of school after teachers voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike over issues that include pay, mental health support, and staffing ratios for special education and multilingual students.

Yahoo!
September 5, 2022

When thousands of Minneapolis teachers walked off the job in March, the nation was riveted.

USA Today
September 5, 2022

When thousands of Minneapolis teachers walked off the job in March, the nation was riveted.

KXTV: ABC 10
May 24, 2022

Schools in the Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) were closed Thursday for day two of the teacher strike, according to district officials. Officials said that parents should anticipate the closures extending into Friday.

Global Circulate
May 23, 2022

Almost as soon as some schools reopened for in-person learning in the fall of 2020, research was suggesting a tidy, albeit dark, conclusion about why they did: politics. Early analyses indicated that Covid-19 health factors had virtually nothing to do with reopening decisions, and partisan politics could explain nearly all the variation.

Vox
May 23, 2022

What researchers are still learning about in-person instruction during Covid-19.

Chicago Chalk Beat
May 18, 2022

Chicago Teachers Union members are voting on their leadership this week — a high-stakes decision at a challenging juncture for the country’s public educators.

Boston Globe
May 17, 2022

The union agreed to pay $50,000 in damages

Minnesota Reformer
April 1, 2022

Between pay gaps, the pandemic, growing class sizes and legislative directives, “the pressure on teachers right now is so formidable,” one expert said

Washington News Post
March 24, 2022

Thousands of teachers and other school workers in Sacramento walked off the job Wednesday as the California capital became the second big U.S. school district this month to see a work stoppage over pay and staffing shortages as a teachers strike in Minneapolis entered its third week.