Blog: Latino Ed Beat
One of the greatest challenges in education reporting is how to humanize data-driven stories. The beat abounds with statistics-laden research and reports thick with numbers and charts. And it’s important to report on trends and analyses these numbers illuminate.
But it’s even more important to keep a focus on the classroom and the kids reflected in all those reports and research.
Two recent stories in the Hechinger Report illustrate how to examine statistics through a human lens.