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Teachers reflect on how the pandemic affected education

Since COVID-19 first emerged in the spring of 2020, the nation's educators and their students have been among the hardest hit by the pandemic. But, as it has for so many, the pandemic is offering lessons that even teachers are learning from.

In the past two years, technology and access to the internet have become more important than ever, and when public schools were forced into distance learning...