SESP in the Media: February 2022

SESP in the Media: February 2022

faculty sespAn ongoing, monthly roundup of appearances in the news media by School of Education and Social Policy faculty, researchers, and our community: 

The Evanston RoundTable

Feb. 20, 2022

Dawes School’s fifth graders burn calories in computer science class (quotes Marcelo Worsley)

The Hill

Feb. 16, 2022

Adults who ignored traditional gender norms as children earn less money than those who did not: study (cites research by Ofer Malamud)

Morning Call

Feb. 12, 2022

Youngsters who get sick from COVID are also missing out on school lunches in Pennsylvania, elsewhere (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)

Harvard Kennedy School

Feb. 10, 2022

Bipartisan working group calls for rebalancing the budget to invest more in America’s children (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)


Feb. 5, 2022

The US desperately needs skilled workers. But the community colleges that train them are woefully underfunded.  (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)


Feb. 3, 2022

We struggle to measure quality child care — and even more to fund it (quotes Terri Sabol)


Feb. 1, 2022

‘Headstrong’ women and ‘dependent’ men may get paid less, research finds (quotes Ofer Malamud)

By Julie Deardorff
Last Modified: 2/23/22