Americas and the Caribbean

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2023

School-based healthcare and absenteeism: evidence from telemedicine

The prevalence of school-based healthcare has increased markedly over the past decade. We study a modern mode of school-based healthcare, telemedicine, that offers the potential to reach places and populations with historically low access to such care.

Toolkits & Guides
Toolkits & Guides | 2022

National teacher preparation standards for sex education

The updated National Teacher Preparation Standards for Sex Education are divided into seven standards: Standard 1: Professional Disposition. Teacher candidates demonstrate comfort and proficiency with, commitment to, and self-efficacy in teaching sex education.

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2022

Special issue on education in pandemics

This special issue of the Journal on Education in Emergencies (JEiE) offers empirical observations of the effects the COVID-19 pandemic has had on students, parents, and teachers in conflict and crisis-affected contexts.