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Back to school: Advocates worry about pandemic’s impact on most vulnerable youth in the justice system

By Elizabeth Thompson In March 2020, schools shut down for two weeks to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. Nearly a year later, when schools started to head back to consistent, in-person instruction, more than 11,000 North Carolinians had died of COVID-19. Students’ lives changed. They were faced with death and disease in the […]