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More Than 2,000 Texas Students Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 Since Start of School Year

More than 2,000 Students Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 Since Start of School Year. The Texas Department of State Health Services and Texas Education Agency have launched a website for families to track the number of cases of COVID-19.
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Remote Learning Overwhelms Some Teachers With Large Virtual Classes

While online learning has proven to be a good alternative to in-person classes amid the coronavirus pandemic, some teachers are finding themselves overwhelmed with class sizes sometimes as large as 50-100 students.
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Photo Shows Kindergartner Being ‘Totally Over’ Virtual Learning

As children adjust to their new schedules of remote learning, many are becoming exhausted by the new format. A photo shows a kindergarten being ‘totally over’ remote learning.
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Partying Reported at Several Universities as College Football Returns

As more and more coronavirus cases come up at colleges across the country, students are getting in trouble for hosting parties during the pandemic.
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What Would Be In Your Adult-Version Of A Backpack?

David, Sue and Kendra try to guess whats in each others backpack...
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How Students and Parents Are Navigating the Changing College Experience Amid COVID-19

Many colleges and universities have already shifted from in-person to all-remote learning this semester. Some parents and students spoke with KYW Newsradio about how schools are managing the situation.
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CDC: Children at Day Care Spread COVID-19 to Parents and Teachers

A new study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that children at daycare can spread COVID-19 to parents and teachers.
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School Brings Students Back to Campus for Class in Tents

While a majority of metro Detroit students started the unprecedented 2020 school year at home, one local school opted instead to take it outside.
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How to Help Students Manage Their Time With Distance Learning

Distance learning has blurred the line between classwork and homework. Dr. Gittens says it can be difficult for younger children particularly to balance homework and independent study time.
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Junior High Science Quiz Asks Students if Coronavirus Is a 'Scam'

A school in Pearland, Texas is in hot water after a question on a junior high science quiz enfuriated some parents. The Chron reported the quiz question asked students in a ‘true or false’ fashion whether the COVID-19 pandemic is a “scam.”
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