New York Times: Schools Are Closing Classrooms on Fridays. Parents Are Furious.
New York Times: Schools Are Closing Classrooms on Fridays. Parents Are Furious.. “School districts cited various reasons for the temporary closings, from a rise in Covid-19 cases to a need to thoroughly sanitize classrooms. But for many schools, the remote learning days — an option that did not exist before the pandemic — are a last-ditch effort to keep teachers from resigning. They are burned out, educators said, after a year of trying to help students through learning loss, and working overtime to make up for labor shortages.”