[S]tudents in developing Asia are estimated to have lost what they would typically learn in nine-tenths of a school year

Asia is in the midst of a learning crisis. School closures during the pandemic led to substantial learning losses despite efforts to support remote learning. Remediating these losses and addressing the learning crisis now requires urgent action. Discover What governments, schools, teachers, parents, and communities can do to avert the learning crisis.

Speaker – Albert Park, Chief Economist, Asian Development Bank

Reference: Molato-Gayares, R., Park, A., Raitzer, D. A., Suryadarma, D., Thomas, M., & Vandenberg, P. (2022). How to recover learning losses from covid-19 school closures in Asia and the Pacific. ADB Briefs. https://doi.org/10.22617/brf220301-2

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