Many of the world’s school systems struggle to monitor student learning even in the best of times. As face-to-face learning assessments ceased because of pandemic-related lockdowns, school systems were left in the dark about the impact of school-closures and distance education on student learning and the development of gaps. Absent hard data on learning, school systems are … [Read more...] about Can you assess early childhood development remotely? Distance assessment of preschoolers
Olga Namen is a Researcher at Innovations for Poverty Action in Colombia. She holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from the University of Chicago. Her work focuses on the fields of education and early childhood development in developing countries.