‘I Think We’re Done’: Educators Not Optimistic of Schools Reopening
There’s rising doubt among school leaders that their students will return to school this spring.
Most schools in the St. Louis area are closed through April 3, for now, to help contain the spread of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus. That date is starting to feel like just a placeholder for a more sustained closure.
As educators scramble to set up for remote learning and figure out the logistics of providing support services, such as meals, two school districts in Warren County announced on Wednesday night they won’t re-open at all this spring.