Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps from east to west and unleashes its fury on the United States, there’s no question it is shaking our very existence. Approximately 300 million Americans — out of an estimated 320 million — live in states with stay-at-home orders. Residents of other states are impacted by at least partial shutdowns.While the virus has touched every area of our lives, perhaps the most jarring has been in education. In the span of just three short weeks, schools across the nation have closed and scrambled to offer online classes, if at all. And parents suddenly find themselves as accidental homeschoolers, often while juggling work from home.Not surprisingly, parents are bewildered. They feel betrayed by the education system they’ve trusted since childhood and bereft of even the most rudimentary guidance on how to accomplish what seems an insurmountable task: teaching their own children.HEATHER CREEKMORE: CORONAVIRUS INTRODUCES MILLIONS OF FAMILIES TO HOMESCHOOLING — HERE IS HOW TO MAKE IT WORKAnd although some schools attempt to offer online options, years of research show that online schooling alone is ineffective and that students suffer significant learning losses when they have a long


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