Schools Work to Give Ohio Kids a Safe Space to Learn
Mary Kuhlman, Ohio News Connection
November 17, 2021 at 10:07AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio schools continue to adjust to the evolving impacts of COVID-19, which means addressing both the academic and mental-stress issues faced by students. Playing catch-up from nearly two years of interrupted learning is a challenge in itself, said Melissa Cropper, president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers, but the pandemic also exacerbated many students' social and emotional struggles.