The Pandemic's Lasting Effect on Education


On May 12, 2020, Curry School of Education and Human Development Dean Robert Pianta, Curry School and UVA Law Prof. Kimberly Robinson, UVA Democracy Initiative Co-Director Melody Barnes, and Miller Center Director William Antholis met for a discussion exploring the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on education in the U.S. What happens when millions of students are out of school for months on end? What will the repercussions be, and how are inequalities exacerbated?