The racial disparities over who is returning to D.C. classrooms puts equity spotlight on reopening

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Washington Post

Feb 1, 1:00 AM

The racial disparities over who is returning to D.C. classrooms puts equity spotlight on reopening plan

D.C. schools are set to reopen this week for the first time in nearly a year, with schools in wealthier wards at maximum capacity while seats remain empty in the city’s poorest neighborhoods, because families there have opted in high numbers to stay home and continue with virtual learning.

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