‘Some students just cannot benefit from virtual learning’: Teaneck parents hold rally calling for in-person instruction

A group of parents held a rally Monday in Teaneck, calling for in-person instruction, as local educators have said they are pushing for all virtual learning.

News 12 Staff

Aug 18, 2020, 9:59 AM

Updated 1,335 days ago

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A group of parents held a rally Monday in Teaneck, calling for in-person instruction, as local educators have said they are pushing for all virtual learning.
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Some parents say that comes with technical issues, child care questions and concerns over students' motivation.
"Some students just cannot benefit from virtual learning,” says parent Ginnine Fried. “Particularly, special education students. Special education teachers are angels and saviors, and frankly, I never missed them as much as I did last year when I had to become my son's teacher."
"I have never experienced this in my life,” says Mason Fried, Ginnine’s son. “I need my education and also I miss my friends. I wish I can see them right now."

Teaneck school leaders have said they don't think in-person learning is safe.


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