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Hartford Public Schools Supt. Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, at the Wish School, 8/18/20
Dave Mager, WTIC News
Dave Mager
August 18, 2020 - 9:56 pm
Administrators at the Hartford Public Schools are dealing with a problem that's unique to the global pandemic: planning a school year without knowing how many students will be coming to class. Three weeks before back-to-school, HPS Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez says choosing a physical...
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Children sit at individual desks during a lesson at the Harris Academy's Shortland's school on June 04, 2020 in London, England. As part of Covid-19 lockdown measures, Harris Academy schools have taught smaller pods of students.
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Dave Mager
July 16, 2020 - 12:18 am
"Growth and maturation require conflict and struggle." Nancy Close, PhD, of the Yale Child Study Center, says she repeats that principle to undergrads in her Child Development class. If she's correct, we're all going to grow and mature quite a bit in 2020. In this WTIC On Demand interview, reporter...
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