Gov. Baker Says Schools To Stay Closed For Rest Of Academic Year

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Massachusetts students will have to get used to online classes for the foreseeable future.

Gov. Charlie Baker says all the Commonwealth's K-12 schools will remain closed for the remainder of the academic year to help limit the spread of the coronavirus and ordered daycare centers to stay closed until June 29.

Senior State House reporter Steve Brown joined WBUR's All Things Considered to talk about the news and give the latest updates on the state's coronavirus outbreak.

This segment aired on April 21, 2020.


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