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By Mary Triny Mena, Rebecca Bundhun, Manoj Gaikwad, Isabel Nakirya, Andreina Fermin
Nearly two years into a pandemic that shows no signs of waning, Democrats are speaking out against COVID-19 school closures, recognizing a rising anger among parents worried that their kids are falling behind.
By Nicholas Riccardi, Collin Binkley, Associated Press
Chicago school leaders are canceling classes for a fourth day in the nation's third-largest school district, taking the dispute with the teachers union over remote learning and COVID-19 protocols into another week.
By Sophia Tareen, Associated Press
Negotiations resumed Saturday to resolve a standoff between Chicago school officials and the city's teachers union over COVID-19 precautions that canceled three days of classes, but the public war-of-words between union leaders and Chicago's mayor showed little sign of easing.
By Kathleen Foody, Associated Press
Chicago schools have canceled classes after the teachers union voted to switch to remote learning due to record COVID-19 levels.
By Rob Gillies, Associated Press
All schools in Canada’s most populous province will be shut down and move to online learning because of a record number of coronavirus infections.
By Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a three-week nationwide school closure and a month-long domestic travel ban.
By Associated Press
Public preschool students and children in kindergarten through fifth grade whose parents chose a mix of in-school and remote learning are back inside buildings Monday in the nation's largest school district.
By Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press
New York City's mayor says he's shuttering schools to try to stop the renewed spread of the coronavirus. It's a painful about-face for one of the first big U.S. school systems to bring students back to classrooms this fall.
By PBS NewsHour
The largest teacher’s union in the U.S., the American Federation of Teachers, announced recently it would support any local chapters that strike due to their school’s reopening without any safety measures. Randi Weingarten, the union’s president, spoke with Hari Sreenivasan…
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