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February 1st, 2021

USC Rossier and LAUSD Announce Teacher Preparation Residency

The program aims to improve educational equity in Los Angeles schools

February 1st, 2021
A black and white collage of Black scholars and leaders, including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

How Should Black History Be Taught?

A reckoning with racism starts with learning the unvarnished truth—and toll—of slavery

February 1st, 2021
Illustration: A higher education professional stands in the shadow of a toppled Confederate statue

Will Higher Ed’s Commitment to Racial Justice Lead to Change?

John Brooks Slaughter on what universities must do to improve the conditions of Black Americans

January 30th, 2021
A middle school teacher works with students in a classroom, representing A New Vision for Schools
<em>Photo by Allison Shelley for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action via <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/all4ed/with/50614658361/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Alliance for Excellent Education</a>.</em>

A New Vision for Schools

A new web series explores innovative solutions to educational inequities worsened by the pandemic

January 12th, 2021
Future of police in schools

The Future of Police in Schools

Research shows officers don’t make schools safer, but how do we create secure campuses without them?

January 12th, 2021
Brendesha Tynes in conversation with USC Rossier

In Conversation

Brendesha Tynes on the Digital Equity Gap

December 16th, 2020
A new study of Los Angeles teachers shows that access to learning remains a major issue nine months into the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teacher survey: Learning issues linger as pandemic drags on

A survey of Los Angeles teachers shows that many of the pandemic’s ongoing issues remain underaddressed

Posted in Research
October 21st, 2020
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Survey: Low-income families strained by distance learning

Multi-generational efforts are helping overcome a lack of technological proficiency

Posted in Research
August 19th, 2020
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Brain study suggests how students learn from mistakes

An fMRI-based study of error-monitoring suggests how students might better learn from mistakes

Posted in Research
August 3rd, 2020
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How schools should teach in a pandemic, according to research

Nearly 500 education scholars sign call to action, with recommendations for going forward