[PBS NewsHour]

Educators try to turn around pandemic-era learning loss

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WASHINGTON (NewsHour) — Nearly three years into the pandemic, students and teachers in the U.S. are still trying to close the education gap formed by COVID-induced school shutdowns and remote learning struggles.

Robert Balfanz, a researcher at the Johns Hopkins School of Education, joins NewsHour’s Geoff Bennett to discuss the challenges facing students nationwide and efforts to stem the country’s learning loss.