A model from Brown University's Emily Oster
Gordon's Head of School is a big fan of ParentData, a newsletter from Brown University economist Emily Oster, and the latest edition covers a decision many Gordon families are thinking through this week.
Gordon is asking families to take great care as they plan their holidays. For those who are considering traveling to see extended family, Oster's Safety Turducken model provides a helpful framework. And, of course, everyone is urged to stay current on Rhode Island travel guidelines.
Gordon families, faculty and staff are reminded to fill out the travel survey at www.gordonschool.org/survey by October 15th. And to fill it out again if and when their plans change...