Kalyn Belsha is a national reporter for Chalkbeat based in Chicago. Previously, she covered education for The Chicago Reporter, Catalyst Chicago and the suburban Chicago Tribune. She is a former Spencer Fellow in Education Reporting at Columbia University and has taught journalism at Loyola University Chicago.
Some students are being sent home with only paper packets or are receiving no instruction at all.
‘They’ll know more than I ever knew’: More states move to require lessons on Native American history and culture
The efforts to improve curriculum are continuing nationwide, despite concerns about potential backlash.