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John Bailey

John Bailey is an advisor to the Walton Family Foundation and a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.

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AI in Education

The leap into a new era of machine intelligence carries risks and challenges, but also plenty of promise
Over the past two years, K–12 schools have implemented a range of steps aimed at slowing the spread of Covid-19, including plexiglass barriers.

Covid-19 Precautions in Schools

Is it time to go back to normal?

Reopening Resilient Schools

With a hybrid learning model and proper safeguards, schools can successfully open

A Blueprint for Back to School

What will it take to get schools ready?

Closing Schools To Slow a Pandemic

Balancing potential public health benefits against the cost of keeping parents away from work.
Figure 1. Distressed Communities are Home to Millions of Americans

The Education Opportunity in Opportunity Zones

Can incentivized investment in distressed communities close the prosperity gap?

It’s Time to Reimagine School Information

Well-designed applications and websites have allowed consumers to review easy-to-digest information like never before. Most parents, however, lack access to the useful information they need to determine how their child’s school is performing.

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