This week we look at districts' increasingly finely-tuned Covid mitigation strategies, annual reporting on progress and priorities, enhanced summer...
Week of 1/2: Less Than 2%
This week we provide updated figures for ESSER III spending categories, note the acceleration in spending by larger districts, and put some percentages on mask mandate and disruption levels in K-12.
Similarly, even as illness-related school disruptions numbered in the hundreds over November and December, that amounted to at most between 0.1% and 0.3% of US K-12 schools on a given day, and we are winding down that piece of our tracking project. Later in January we will be creating a free, downloadable, state by state overview of in-person Indexes based on our continual measurement of districts since the Fall of 2020 via our School Tracker page and will announce when that is live.