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Mitigating Summer Learning Loss in Philadelphia during COVID-19: Humble Attempts from the Field

Elaine W. Leigh, Ph.D. Candidate, Higher Education, University of Pennsylvania
Augusta Atinuke Irele, Ph.D. Candidate, Africana Studies, Comparative Literature, and Literary Theory, University of Pennsylvania
Kimberly A. Bowers, Chief of Staff to the Vice Provost of Student Engagement, University of Pennsylvania

UNTITLED

Christopher R. Rogers
Ph.D student within the Reading/Writing/Literacy program at Penn GSE

Why Radical Self-Care Cannot Wait: Strategies for Black Women Leaders NOW

Shanta M. Smith
Ed.D Candidate, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, CEO and founder of Radical Self-Care 4 Educators LLC

Cancelled: The Old Student Experience

Jen Murphy, Assistant Vice Provost, Ohio University, Ed.D. Candidate, Higher Education Management

Lessons from Liberia: Integrating Theatre for Development and Youth Development in Uncertain Times

Jasmine L. Blanks Jones, Ph.D. Candidate in Education and Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Jocelyn Cordell, Director of International Programs, B4 Youth Theatre, Edgewood, Maryland
Joanne Y. Chang, International Development Program Assistant, B4 Youth Theatre, Edgewood, Maryland

The Construct of Standards-based Education

Liza Herzog, Director, Academic Research and Assessment, Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship and Affiliated Faculty, School of Education, Drexel University, and
Cashmear Moore, Cheltenham High School Class of 2021

Using Empathy to Cross the Sea of Humanity

Jomauree (Jo) Wynter, Doctoral Candidate, Chief Learning Officer Executive Doctoral Program University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education
Chungeun (Jane) Kim, Doctoral Student, PennCLO, University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education

Have We Learned NOTHING?

Caroline O’Brien, Penn School of Social Policy and Practice

Choosing Growth Amidst Chaos

Vijay Menon, Candidate for B.S. in Kinesiology and Health, Rutgers 2020

Student Poem

Simona Badaawi - 9th Grade
Harlem Academy; Harlem, NY

THESPACEBETWEENWORDS

Abigail Burstein – 9th Grade
McDonogh School; Owings Mills, MD

The Seed

Beckett Gilmore
The Philadelphia School; Philadelphia, PA

Pandemic Life

Alison Calderon Lopez - 7th Grade
Stuart Middle School; Norristown, PA

The Once So Colorful

Heaven Mitchell-King - 7th Grade
Sojourner Truth PCS; Washington, DC

Student Reflection

Laurel Barrett - 9th Grade
Gateway Regional High School; Woodbury Heights, NJ

Student Reflection

Aliaskar Dastan - 9th Grade
Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Physics and Mathematics; Taraz, Kazakhstan

Restriction

Ashley Leiva - 9th Grade
Hill Freedom World Academy; Philadelphia, PA

Student Reflection

Sabina Muratbek - 9th Grade
Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Physics and Mathematics; Taraz, Kazakhstan

With Love

Tina Nguyen - 9th Grade
Hill-Freedman World Academy; Philadelphia, PA

With a Flip of a Page

Tina Nguyen - 9th Grade
Hill-Freedman World Academy; Philadelphia, PA

Coming to Terms with Reality

Vallhery I. Pierre Louis - 9th Grade
Michael K. Krop Senior High School; Miami, FL

Student Reflection

Danny Bailey - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Luke Brightcliffe - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Philadelphia, PA

Student Reflection

Matthew Capoferri - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Kamarra Cephas-Bey - 10th Grade
Penn Wood High School; Lansdowne, PA

Student Reflection

Sean Chae - 10th Grade
Jericho High School; Jericho, NY

Student Reflection

Jaylen Clifton - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Jayla Daniels - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Marta Evangelista - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Reflections on the Pandemic

Samantha Goldfarb - 10th Grade
BASIS Independent Brooklyn; Brooklyn, NY

They Say Nothing is Forever

Ana Nunez - 10th Grade
Norristown Area High School; Norristown, PA

Student Reflection

Hillary Plunkett - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Sam Pugh - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

COVID Jawn

Morgan Robinson - 10th Grade
Cheltenham High School; Wyncote, PA

Student Reflection

Chloe Self - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Mira Schreffler - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

A Painting of a Pandemic

Zoë Katherine Shelley - 10th Grade
The Renaissance School; Germantown, PA

Student Reflection

DeWeese Smith - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

India Stutman - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Brooks Wright - 10th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Student Reflection

Zhanabekova Zhanel - 10th Grade
Kazguu School; Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Student Reflection

Sereene Darwiesh - 11th Grade
Annandale Highschool; Annandale, VA

Student Reflection

Eva Ellis - 11th Grade
Alexandria City High School, Alexandria, VA

The Lake

Claire Kaplan - 11th Grade
Miss Porter’s School; Farmington, CT

Layers

Olivia Kerr - 11th Grade
Owen J. Roberts High School; Pottstown, PA

Glass Heads and Computer Screens

Samantha Klein - 11th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Two Weeks Off

Jave Kelman - 11th Grade
Science Leadership Academy; Philadelphia, PA

Student Reflection

Mitchel McFall - 11th Grade
University Heights High School; Bronx, NY

Our Growing Divides

Lydia Pita - 11th Grade
Strath Haven High School; Wallingford, PA

The Pandemic Burnout

Chaipat (Tata) Tirapongprasert - 12th Grade
Brewster Academy; Wolfeboro, NH

Student Reflection

Trystin Stasiorowski - 11th Grade
Springfield Township High School; Erdenheim, PA

Grieving for Normal

Carter Thompson - 11th Grade
Fairfield High School; Fairfield, Iowa

Student Reflection

Annie Tolson - 11th Grade
Strath Haven Highschool; Wallingford, PA

First Day Back

Liyam Yaghoobzadeh - 11th Grade
Edgemont Senior High School, Edgemont, NY

JAKE

Jack Anthony-Diaz - 12th Grade
Cardinal Hayes Memorial High School; Bronx, NY