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COVID-19 & Education podcast: Episode 1 – School’s out!

Is the United States high school education system failing the COVID-19 test? Throughout this podcast series, we will examine how the shutdown is not just changing education right now, but how it causes both challenges and opportunities that can help us improve an education system in the United States that is lacking in many different…
<a href="https://highschool.latimes.com/author/ranichor/" target="_self">Rani Chor</a>

Rani Chor

July 6, 2020

Is the United States high school education system failing the COVID-19 test?

Throughout this podcast series, we will examine how the shutdown is not just changing education right now, but how it causes both challenges and opportunities that can help us improve an education system in the United States that is lacking in many different ways.

Episode 1 mainly focuses on:

  • News on the upcoming 2021 High School Year
  • Comparing the Private versus Public school distance learning experience
  • What it means to be a high school student in the 21st century

Tiger parents during the quarantine. Proximity friends during school. Come listen to us discuss it all in Episode 1 of COVID-19 & Education: School’s Out! Check out our episode on the High School Insider SoundCloud.

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