How much do you know about school closings? Hundreds of institutions are shut down yearly for economic or academic reasons, impacting communities and students. As Education Week reporter Denisa Superville explains in this video, this disruptive practice affects a disparate amount of surbuban, poor, and black students.
Learn more about school closings in the accompanying article here.
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A version of this news article first appeared in the On Air: A Video Blog blog.