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Let’s do more for at-risk students before they fall behind

  • Madison Schiefelbein
  • October 3, 2020

Oct 1, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a great deal of new obstacles for many of us. Unfortunately, schools and students have not been spared. Over the past several weeks as school has resumed for many, we are seeing just how difficult it is for students, teachers, families, and administrators to navigate the new realities of trying to uphold our education system successfully during a pandemic.

Traditionally, the start of a new school year is filled with excitement as students and staff gear up for a fresh start and look forward to a year of brand-new adventures in the classroom. But this year, education looks very different. Whether students are learning virtually, in the classroom socially distanced and wearing masks, or opting for an entirely different school or way of learning, new challenges are being presented as we continue to fight the virus and stay healthy…