Editorial: Extend school year to counter learning loss

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Boston Herald

Feb 15, 1:00 AM

Editorial: Extend school year to counter learning loss

After another wave of school closures due to COVID-19, reaching the end of the academic year without further disruptions must be an overriding priority. Yet even if that modest goal is met, America’s youth face learning deficits that could take years to overcome. Preventing further damage will require schools to provide much more instruction for struggling students, even if it means cutting summer short.

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