Conor Williams

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New 74 Million Column

On the many faults of local school boards.

New 74 Million Column

On our experience with school reopening this fall.

New column, podcast episode

Hechinger Report column: on centering Head Start in the design of universal pre-K. Vox, “Today Explained” podcast episode: on the challenges of building universal pre-K right.

New 74 Million Column

On conservatives’ amoral abdication of leadership on school reopening.

New Column, New Report

Column in the Education Post with a few more thoughts about school integration and U.S. gentrification. Report at The Century Foundation on ways that schools can focus their pandemic recovery efforts on English learners.

New Washington Post Book Review, New Children’s Equity Project Report

I wrote a review in the Washington Post of Courtney E. Martin’s Learning in Public: Lessons for a Racially Divided America From My Daughter’s School. I co-authored this new Children’s Equity Project report on how Head Start can be incorporated into any push towards universal pre-K in the United States.

New 74 Million Column

On schools adapting to serve English learners during the pandemic.

New 74 Million Column

On a new study of how wealthy, white parents talk about schools when they’re anonymous and unaccountable.

New York Times Piece

On a dual-generation program in Washington, DC serving immigrant families during the pandemic.

New Hechinger Report Piece and Californians Together Column

I co-authored a Californians Together report on how well school districts took English learners’ needs into account in their planning for this school year. I wrote a column for the Hechinger Report on how pre-pandemic educational inequities should shape schools’ post-pandemic planning for English learners.


November 2021