In-person learning helped narrow reading gaps during pandemic — ScienceDaily

A study led by a North Carolina State University researcher found that although there were steep learning losses in reading for elementary school students during the COVID-19 pandemic, in-person learning…

The Inflation Reduction Act Takes an Important Step in Protecting Public Health by Addressing Vaccine Coverage Gaps and Climate Change

The August 2022 passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) represented a watershed moment for U.S. policy across a host of critical issues, including reducing the cost of health care;…

Covid reveals mental health gaps in Philly schools

Fatoumata Sidibe, a 16-year-old student at Bodine High School, said the large counselor-to-student ratio is a problem at her school. “I kept stressing that we need more counselors and we…