News: Education

Enrollment Is Dropping In Public Schools Around the Country
EDUCATION
Anya Kamenetz, Marco A. Treviño, Jessica Bakeman | October 9, 2020
Many parents appear to be keeping their children out of public school, especially from kindergarten. The declines could mean less state funding for school districts.
Ash Beckham: What Can We Learn From Uncomfortable Moments?
EDUCATION
NPR/TED Staff | October 2, 2020
When Ash Beckham was misgendered in front of her niece, she wasn't sure how to respond. Her eventual choice taught her a lesson about handling uncomfortable moments — and finding a middle ground.