How D.C. and its teachers, with shifting plans and demands, failed to reopen schools

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Washington Post

Jan 4, 1:00 AM

How D.C. and its teachers, with shifting plans and demands, failed to reopen schools

A combination of mismanagement by the mayor and her aides and intransigence from the District’s teachers union combined to thwart every move, according to interviews with city officials, union leaders, educators and activists. The city kept changing its plan, and the union kept changing its demands. A lack of trust on both sides fueled failure at every turn.

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