Class Dismissed: Parents Struggle to Make the Grade During COVID-19

Into San Diego

19-04-2020 • 17分

On top of navigating a household’s income and health during the coronavirus pandemic, parents have an extra hurdle to overcome: home schooling their children. In this week’s episode, Tom Jones and Dorian Hargrove hear from two San Diego County parents on what’s working and what needs work when it comes to them keeping their children’s grades on track. NBC 7 Education Reporter Rory Devine, a former teacher herself, describes what her reporting has found and how she and her photographer, Elroy Spatcher, are navigating their reporting on the public education system during stay-at-home orders, and uncharted territory for school districts.

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