Otero: Decrepit schools make recovering lost learning even harder. Federal relief funds can pay for much-needed upgrades
Tackling learning loss that has resulted from the pandemic is today’s most pressing education policy concern. Critical remedies like intensive tutoring, added instructional time and early warning indicators have gotten a lot of attention. But there is another solution that is ripe for action, one that undergirds all other efforts to address learning loss: upgrading school buildings....
By Mildred Otero | May 6, 2021