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As Kansas City Area School Districts Grapple With How To Open Safely, Teachers Share Their Concerns For The Fall

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Empty desks sit in rows and columns in an empty classroom
Feliphe Schiarolli
One common concern educators have about students returning to school keeping them socially distant in classrooms and hallways.

We asked two local teachers about their experiences with virtual learning, and their apprehensions about returning to in-person classes this fall.

    Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
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