The Great Recession hurt student performance, and schools with the most disadvantaged students were hurt the most, according to new research from Penn GSE’s Matthew Steinberg.
Steinberg and Shores also found the recession had the greatest impact on older students.
The white paper appears to be the first attempt to document the effect of the recession on student learning, Chalkbeat reports.
Marybeth Gasman comments on the impact and significance of Minority Serving Institutions and discusses opportunities to get more involved in the electoral process.
Annie McKee shares her life experience that inspired her to write her new book How to Be Happy at Work and some key takeaway suggestions about finding happiness at work.