Posts Tagged ‘distance learning’

April 28th, 2021

Despite advances in distance learning, homework gap persists among California families

Many California K-12 students have adapted to online learning, especially those whose parents can help with homework and engage with teachers. Other families have struggled due to a lack of devices and reliable high-speed internet connections, especially Hispanics who primarily speak Spanish. Contact: Ron Mackovich, ronald.mackovich@usc.edu or (213) 810-8583   News conference and panel discussion available for viewing […]

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April 30th, 2020

National Survey: School Engagement Surprisingly High, Despite Concerns about the Future

USC Dornsife’s “Understanding Coronavirus in America” study reveals that school-age children in nearly 9-in-10 households are engaged in educational activities provided by their school. While the study shows parents in nearly 8-in-10 households are satisfied with school communication, there are signs of challenges on the horizon. Contact: Jim Key, (619) 253-1077 or jameskey@dornsife.usc.edu or Jenesse […]

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