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COVID-19 Means Extra Educational Challenges For Kids With Special Needs

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Schools are starting around the state, and that brings challenges for every student and family. There’s technology to adjust to with remote learning, and masks and social distancing protocols that come with in-person classes.

When students have special education needs the picture can be even more complex. For students with individualized education plans and services like speech therapy or physical therapy -- adapting to education during the pandemic can be a real challenge.