Kalyn Belsha is a national reporter for Chalkbeat based in Chicago. Previously, she covered education for The Chicago Reporter, Catalyst Chicago and the suburban Chicago Tribune. She is a former Spencer Fellow in Education Reporting at Columbia University and has taught journalism at Loyola University Chicago.
‘This is not inclusive.’ Some students with disabilities are going without as districts scale back virtual programs
Some students weren’t allowed to enroll in their district’s virtual program, while others are going without help as they learn remotely.
Trauma, grief, and new routines are contributing to a rockier-than-expected start for many.