In cities across the US, educators are trying to track down students who are not attending online classes and are often knocking on doors to find them. When trying to find the children, teachers aren’t just concerned about academics. Ms. Williams, a site coordinator for Communities in Schools of San Antonio said, “We don’t have eyes on our students. We have to make sure they’re safe, they’re fed and they’re still even in the district.” The challenges families face with online learning are many; these in-person visits seek to understand each child’s challenges and how schools can support the children and their families.

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