The Lasting Scars of Education Losses in Latin America and the Caribbean
Robert Taliercio O’Brien, Luis Benveniste, Vincenzo Di Maro, Leonardo Gasparini, Sergio Olivieri, Emanuela Di Gropello
COVID-19 will leave undeniable lasting consequences for generations as a core component of national strategies to contain the spread of the virus was to close schools temporarily. The interruption was not minor:
The crisis generated significant learning losses, which, if not remediated, will also cause a spike in dropout rates.