Opportunity in Crisis: Investing in Educational Equity

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Washington Post Live

July 19, 2021 | 7:00 PM GMT

The Biden administration has made equity a central goal, including in education where long-standing disparities have been exacerbated by the pandemic. Studies show students of color and those from rural areas have struggled the most with remote learning over the past year. In our continuing “Opportunity in Crisis” series, Washington Post opinions writer Jonathan Capehart speaks with Education Secretary Miguel Cardona about what policies can help students, teachers and families as schools reopen again this fall. Join the conversation on Monday, July 19 at 3:00pm ET.