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Pre-Kindergarten news and analysis from The Nation
September 16, 2020
Schools reopening present many challenges.
September 1, 2020
Classes in a pandemic as cases among young people rise.
July 16, 2020
Schools: To Open or Not to Open? That Is Not the Question.
The question is: Will the US government provide the safety net and wealth redistribution necessary to support life in this country?
December 30, 2019
The Democrats’ School Choice Problem
Charter schools find their most vocal Democratic support among the least progressive members of the party: centrists and Wall Streeters.
Jennifer C. Berkshire
May 20, 2019
Bernie’s Plan to Save Public Schools
Sanders has the most progressive education platform in modern American history.
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March 27, 2019
As a Black Mother, My Parenting Is Always Political
To care for, protect, and prepare our children for adulthood, black moms cannot merely accept the world as it is.
March 22, 2019
All Families Should Be Able to Afford Childcare, and Here’s How
A new bill would also make sure childcare providers earn a living wage.
February 19, 2019
Early-Childhood-Education Initiatives Are Promising More Than They Deliver
Pre-K programs are failing to adequately support children or staff.
August 16, 2018
The Democratic Insurgency Is Winning the War of Ideas
Some of its candidates have won, others have lost. But the movement is succeeding where it counts.
Katrina vanden Heuvel
April 17, 2018
Teachers Are Leading the Working-Class Insurgency
And it’s not the first time.