Morning Edition hosts (L-R) Rachel Martin, Steve Inskeep, David Greene and Noel King having fun at 5 a.m.

The pandemic has forced families and teachers to adjust on the fly to ensure kids continue learning.

Online learning is the worst. We teachers miss the daily interaction with students and loathe staring at a screen all day. Kids struggle to stay focused while also missing their friends. Adults are exhausted from balancing full-time jobs with nonstop parenting, and Zoom calls interrupted by a hungry child stopped…

Justin Mazzola

Trained writer who fell into teaching. Driven by music, sports, nature and social justice. Lover of old photos. Capturing life one parenthetical quip at a time.

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