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Two Critical Steps to Help Indiana Weather COVID-19

Two Critical Steps to Help Indiana Weather COVID-19

Claire Fiddian-Green is the President & CEO of the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. COVID-19 has wrought havoc in all of our lives. As of this week, the coronavirus has caused more than 98,000 deaths in the U.S., including more than 1,900 in Indiana. As these tragic figures continue to rise, steps taken to mitigate the impact of the virus have resulted in devastating economic consequences. As the crisis continues to unfold, uncertainty is our new constant. But emerging information points …
Health
E-learning presents both challenges and opportunities

E-learning presents both challenges and opportunities

Claire Fiddian-Green is the President & CEO of the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. E-learning has become the new normal for the foreseeable future, and that brings both challenges and opportunities that must be addressed strategically and in a coordinated fashion. As we continue to learn about the health and safety implications of the COVID-19 virus, it appears more and more likely that state leaders and public health officials will take a measured approach to allowing school buildings t…
Education, Health
Fewer Regulations and Increased Innovation Could Help Mitigate the Negative Consequences of COVID-19

Fewer Regulations and Increased Innovation Could Help Mitigate the Negative Consequences of COVID-19

Claire Fiddian-Green is the President & CEO of the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. COVID-19 and the global response to address the spread of the disease have impacted people everywhere. Hundreds of thousands have become ill and, as of March 23, the number of deaths exceeds 16,000. Unfortunately, we know these figures will only increase over the coming weeks and more lives will be lost to the disease. In addition, the economic consequences of COVID-19 are already severe and will continue…
Health
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