The View From Asia

Is there a future for in-person schools amid pandemic?

Asia News Network writers discuss issues involved in reopening schools. Here are excerpts.

Pakistani school staff and students hold placards during a protest to demand the provincial government to open the educational institutions, which remain closed due to rising cases of Covid-19 in Karachi, Pakistan, on Aug 23, 2021. PHOTO: EPA-EFE
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