As COVID-19 continues to impact schools now and well into the future, this list of 10 policy moves provides a framework though which energy and attention should be focused. Some of the policies can be implemented immediately, the two that stand out to us are emphasizes authentic learning and assessments and using formative assessments that support growth. Some of the policies focus on relationships, within and outside of schools, with students, families, and communities. Others call for changes to funding streams and the need for quality early childhood programs.
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