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School closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic have altered how and where we learn. To practice social distancing, homes have been transformed into schools and living rooms into classrooms. Educators at all levels, from K-12 to college, have had to find creative ways to adapt to these unforeseen challenges and new learning environments. The shift to online learning has also revealed inequality in resources, exposing the digital divide between those with access to technology and those with limited to no access at all.

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