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The legacy of racism may be more visible during the pandemic, but it operates all the time, making it harder for Black and brown children to succeed in school and learn at home.
Teen studies remotely during COVID-19
Schools could emerge from the pandemic with stronger will and capacity to serve students who need more support and flexibility to succeed.
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New data show that Black and Hispanic students are overrepresented at less selective public and private colleges and drastically underrepresented at more selective institutions.
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Our current labor market places a high premium on postsecondary degrees, but degrees may not always signal job seekers’ competencies.
Data show students without internet or computer access are already behind academically.
By helping students pay their tuition next year, the federal government can help make sure more of them are able to make the investment on which their futures depend.
Here's how to help protect vulnerable apprentices and our investments and support post-pandemic economic recovery.
The COVID-19 crisis puts into stark relief the fragility of the system for the students with most need.
Though the current plan will help struggling borrowers avoid further negative consequences, it won’t increase cash flow for the most vulnerable groups.
As colleges across the country move toward distance education to close out the school year, looming questions about equitable access for students remain.

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