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Gale Studies How This School Year Is Going
Gale published a blog post, “How Is the 2020–21 School Year Going? Educators Share How They’re Addressing the Gaps,” which reports the following:
Some of the most common words educators used to describe the current school year are innovative, disconnected, busy, calm, and chaotic. It’s clear that while the pandemic is still presenting challenges, teachers are remaining resilient and creative. …
While COVID-19 is impacting all of us in different ways, there are some common gaps that teachers are seeing this school year. Keeping students engaged, maintaining communication with families, having enough staff to teach, and adapting curriculum are just some of the challenges educators are experiencing this year.
For more information and direct responses from educators, read the blog post.
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