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The Education Writers Association held a virtual two-part workshop to help reporters find the stories within chronic absenteeism data, better understand the myriad causes of chronic absenteeism and explore strategies to address the problem.
WBEZ’s Nereida Moreno shares insights from reporting on migrant students and families in Chicago Public Schools. (EWA Radio Episode 330)
Apoorva Mandavilli, health reporter for The New York Times, shares insights into how air quality impacts school closures and student learning amid COVID-19 pandemic (EWA Radio Episode 329)
Kalyn Belsha, senior national reporter for Chalkbeat, shares what to watch for on the K-12 beat in the new academic year. (EWA Radio Episode 328)
Jill Barshay has been following tutoring research since before the COVID-19 pandemic. She tells listeners what the research says, discusses what type of tutoring schools are doing, and shares how she uses education research to find stories. (EWA Radio Episode 312)
The webinar recording will help reporters better cover the impact of teacher shortages on special education.