CGTN examines what the reopening of schools in the Americas looks like as the pandemic continues

COVID-19: Preparing students for the classroom

As COVID-19 vaccines rollout across the U.S., some students have already returned to the classroom and more schools are preparing for in-person instruction by the fall. Federal data shows the majority of students who are learning remotely are students of color, with many receiving at most, two hours of live instruction. Here's how people at home can help students who are still learning from home and get them ready to go back to the classroom, according to the Washington Post. Learn more here.

COVID-19 fuels rise in childhood obesity

COVID-19 is having direct and lasting effects on society and the human body. Health experts are also concerned about the virus’s indirect impact on children. Learn more here.