Analysis: Surveys find parents want bold changes in schools — with more learning inside and outside the classroom
COVID-19 disruptions gave parents and families unprecedented views into their children’s schools, classes and teachers, and deepened insights into their children’s learning styles, interests and challenges. Whatever they thought of their schools before, many parents now have strong opinions about what they want them to provide. They are looking beyond fall reopenings to rethink schooling,...
By Karen Pittman and Linda Darling-Hammond | July 22, 2021