In spite of students' poor performance, the Missouri Virtual Academy and its local partner, a rural Missouri school district in need of money, have seen an increase in enrollment and profit.
A collection of reporting from Pulitzer Center grantees featuring international news stories published by media outlets from around the world, as well as reporting original to the Pulitzer Center website.
Schools all over the world have tried different ways to keep kids learning this school year — and then tried again.
A high school counselor talks about the incredible challenges many of his students are facing due to the pandemic.
Scientists fear human activity is increasing the risk of new influenza A outbreaks.
Dedicated social workers and public health officials are on the front line of the battle to save babies.
After making it through the dangerous Darien Gap, Ripon, a migrant, reunites with grantee Nadja Drost in Brooklyn.
Vaccine trials have excluded the pregnant population, even though women of reproductive age make up a majority of frontline workers.
Two families called 911 to get help for their sons. They didn’t know that they’d be thrusting them into a complex and often brutal system.
Grantees examine the ways the COVID-19 year changed American society.
After denying the existence of discipline records, the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office finally handed over the records of officer misconduct.
Science Senior Correspondent Jon Cohen explains how each of the vaccines can protect us from severe illness.
The Bangor Daily News asserts that redactions in the records defy Maine’s public disclosure law.