Bree Dusseault

Bree Dusseault is principal at the Center on Reinventing Public Education, supporting its analysis of district and charter responses to COVID-19. Bree previously served as executive director of Green Dot Public Schools Washington, executive director of pK-12 Schools for Seattle Public Schools, researcher at CRPE, and was a principal and teacher. She serves on the boards of Teach For America Washington and City Year South King County and is a Pahara-Aspen fellow. She earned her BA in economics from Dartmouth College and a Masters in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Sep 8 2021

Bree Dusseault is quoted by NPR's WHYY on districts' remote learning options for students.

Sep 1 2021

Bree Dusseault is quoted by NBC News on district policies for sending students home to quarantine.

Aug 23 2021

Bree Dusseault is quoted on school reopening plans in Chalkbeat.

Aug 5 2021

Bree Dusseault is quoted in The New York Times on how school districts are communicating their plans to families ahead of the new school year.

Jun 17 2021

Bree Dusseault is featured in HGSE's magazine with ideas to rethink attendance.

Mar 17 2021

We remain largely in the dark about what exactly students can expect to learn and what academic support they will receive for the rest of this challenging school year.

Mar 3 2021

More than two-thirds of the 100 districts we reviewed are offering instruction fully or partially in person in February—nearly double the rate from just two months earlier.

Jan 5 2021

The districts we’re tracking show that much can be done to improve how attendance is recorded and what actions can be taken to maintain high expectations without penalizing students for challenging circumstances.

Sep 25 2020

Are districts setting teachers up with professional learning opportunities that will allow them to navigate the pandemic successfully?

Aug 4 2020

For many students returning to class in the coming weeks, it will be back to school online.