In wake of pandemic, the new normal in schools could widen the economic gap among students, educators fear

With the coronavirus expected to remain a threat through at least next spring and a reliance on “distance learning” likely to continue, the burden will fall most heavily on the neediest students, living in homes lacking computers, internet...

In wake of pandemic, the new normal in schools could widen the economic gap among students, educators fear

In wake of pandemic, the new normal in schools could widen the economic gap among students, educators fearWith the coronavirus expected to remain a threat through at least next spring and a reliance on “distance learning” likely to continue, the burden will fall most heavily on the neediest students, living in homes lacking computers, internet connectivity or adults at home during the school day.