The Disparate Impact of School Closings

Whether schools are shut down for economic or academic reasons, school closings can be disruptive for students and communities. Reporter Denisa Superville shares the latest data on where schools are closing and which students are likely to be affected. Not all of it is what you might expect. Visit www.edweek.org. About Education Week: Education Week is America’s most trusted source of independent K-12 education news, analysis, and opinion. Our work serves to raise the level of understanding and discourse about education among school and district leaders, policymakers, researchers, teachers, and the public. Published by the nonprofit organization Editorial Projects in Education, Education Week has been providing award-winning coverage of the field for over 35 years.