PBS NewsHour

The hopes, fears and reality as schools open worldwide

Clip: 09/15/2020 | 11m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

After months of distance learning, students around the world are returning to the classroom -- even though many countries are bracing themselves for a second wave of coronavirus infections. What does the pandemic mean for children, parents and teachers this academic year? We take a global look, with special correspondents Olly Barratt, Lucy Hough, Patrick Hok and Michael Baleke reporting.

Aired: 09/15/20

Rating: NR

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