Back to (the same) class: Pa. kids can repeat a grade, but parents must decide soon

Dr. Eric Eshbach, PA Principals Association Assistant Executive Director, contributed to this article:

Some parents may be weighing a difficult decision about holding children back from moving to the next grade level due to learning loss from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Under a new state law, parents across Pennsylvania have the sole authority to make the call. But they don’t have much time.

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Source:, July 7, 2021.


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