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This article was written by Katherine Fling of Newsweek on October 5, 2021. For more than a year, millions of American children were forced to pivot to online learning as schools across the nation shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic. Remote classes brought a multitude of challenges, ranging from computer and broadband internet access to dramatic […]

This article was written by Kyle Englander of KNOE News 8 on October 4, 2021. Monroe City Schools is delaying adding cameras to special education classrooms despite a new state law requiring it. In June, Governor John Bel Edwards signed a bill requiring cameras in special education classrooms if a parent requests one. A parent […]

This article was written by Perry Stein of The Washington Post on October 4, 2021. The Bowser administration continued to feud with the D.C. Council this weekend over which students should qualify to remain home and continue with virtual learning this year. Six weeks into the academic year, Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) has remained firm […]

This article was written by Anna Lonnquist, Stephen Bradley and MC Claverie of Boston College Heights on October 3, 2021. The 2021–22 academic year has brought many changes across Boston College’s campus. As new and returning students prepared for a more normal year of college with significantly fewer COVID-19 restrictions, professors prepared to take on their […]

This article was written by Matt Barnum of Chalkbeat on October 1, 2021. In Denver, schools are struggling to find nurses. In Detroit, they’re short security officers. Principals across the country say substitute teachers appear to have vanished altogether. In Anchorage, Alaska children in several schools without enough cafeteria workers had to forgo hot meals. […]

This article was written by Paul O’Neill and published by on September 29, 2021. New Jersey’s rules are clear – remote learning is over. Convinced that in-person instruction is much better for students, the governor pushed through a ban making the sort of online classes and Zoom call engagement that characterized the 2020-21 school […]