New Haven to open three learning hubs to help students access remote learning

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven students having trouble logging onto remote learning will soon have a new place to access it.

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Three learning hubs will open on Oct. 5. Students can go to Barnard Environmental Center, Coogan Pavilion, and Trowbridge Environmental Center to get the support they need to succeed.

New Haven hopes to open more learning hubs in the near future. The hubs will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will serve first to ninth grade.

Students will have to bring their own learning devices. City leaders said physical outdoor and indoor activities will also take place.

1,500 kids in New Haven are not logging onto remote learning. Students who are having those issues will be prioritized.

The city hopes to keep the program going throughout the school

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Kalamazoo schools to launch learning hubs for online students in need of extra support

KALAMAZOO, MI — Kalamazoo Public Schools is launching learning hubs to help students learning virtually amid the coronavirus pandemic.

a close up of a school bus: Kalamazoo Public School is launching learning hubs in October to help students learning virtually.

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Kalamazoo Public School is launching learning hubs in October to help students learning virtually.

The district partnered with Kalamazoo Youth Development Network to provide students in-person support for distance learning, Superintendent Rita Raichoudhuri said.


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She said the learning hubs will give students access to WiFi, healthy snacks and meals, enrichment activities and mental health and wellness resources.

Students will also be able to have in-person, socially distanced support and outdoor recreation and physical activity, Raichoudhuri said during the Tuesday, Sept. 22 Board of Education meeting.

She said the district hopes to launch the program by the second week of October.

The Kalamazoo Youth Development Network is a nonprofit in Kalamazoo County that helps support students while out of school.

The learning hubs will

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