Virginia receives $1 million grant to research pandemic’s impact on schools

Virginia receives $1 million grant to research pandemic’s impact on schools
Researchers will also observe the effectiveness of school reopening and recovery plans. (Source: WIS)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Researchers from the Department of Education and the University of Virginia will examine pre- and post-pandemic trends through the 2022-2023 school year.

Included in their examination will be absenteeism, grade-level retention, teacher retention and more.

Researchers will also observe the effectiveness of school reopening and recovery plans.

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