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Addressing education challenges amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic

Posted at 8:09 PM, Jan 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-19 21:09:22-05

WTVF-NASHVILLE — Tennessee lawmakers are meeting today to address ongoing disruptions in education due to the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as focusing on areas of attention that pre-date the pandemic.

Improving literacy rates, and reversing learning loss are two of Governor Lee's major areas of focus.

What would you like to see addressed?

Beth Brown, President of Tennessee Education Association and Amanda Kail, Metropolitan Nashville Education Association joined Ben Hall on OpenLine to discuss the areas that teachers would like to improved.