Coronavirus: impact on education in the U.S.

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Statista Dossier on the impact of the coronavirus on education in the United States

This dossier presents information on the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on education in the United States. It includes an overview, and follows up with information on the response of schools (such as in-person learning vs. distance learning), as well as estimated learning loss due to the pandemic. It also includes an outlook on future earnings loss of students, as well as public opinion on the response to the pandemic.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Number of states with school/district closures due to COVID-19, by status U.S. 2021

    • Changes in children's learning environment due to COVID-19 U.S. 2021

    • Changes in children's academic and social skills due to COVID-19 U.S. 2021

  • 2. School response
    • Impact of COVID-19 on children's education, by number of households U.S. 2020

    • Share of K-12 schools teaching virtually due to COVID-19 U.S. 2020-2021

    • Share of K-12 schools with hybrid teaching due to COVID-19 U.S. 2020-2021

    • Share of K-12 schools teaching in-person due to COVID-19 U.S. 2020-2021

    • Parents' support for in-person schooling during COVID-19 by working status U.S. 2021

  • 3. Learning loss
    • Estimated learning loss due to COVID-19, by scenario U.S. 2020

    • Estimated average months of learning lost due to COVID-19 by ethnicity U.S. 2020

    • Quality of remote instruction for K-12 students due to COVID-19, by race U.S. 2020

    • Adults worried kids will fall behind in school due to COVID-19 by income U.S. 2020

    • Share of adults worried children will fall behind in school due to COVID-19 2020

  • 4. Outlook
    • Estimated number of high-school dropouts due to COVID-19, by scenario U.S. 2020

    • Average annual earnings lost due to learning loss from COVID-19 by race U.S. 2020

    • Average share of lifetime earnings lost due to COVID-19 by race U.S. 2020

  • 5. Public opinion
    • Share of U.S. adults who think schools should reopen during COVID-19 2021

    • Share of U.S. adults who think teachers should teach in-person during COVID-19 2021

    • Share of U.S. adults who think schools are taking too many risks COVID-19 2021

    • Adults confident that schools are safe for in-person classes COVID-19 U.S. 2021

    • Share of support for measures to help students recover from COVID-19 U.S. 2021

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