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Teachers Work to Make Classrooms Welcoming for Kids

At Divine Wisdom Catholic Academy in Douglaston, Queens, desks have dividers to help keep students safe from the spread of germs. Teachers are trying their best to create a welcoming environment. (Photo: Courtesy of Diocese of Brooklyn)

WINDSOR TERRACE — After undergoing building-wide deep-cleanings in August, the 66 Catholic schools and academies in the Diocese will be operating differently than previous years when physical reopenings take place on Sept. 9.

Principals and teachers have been tasked to reimagine their classroom layouts in accordance with mandated health and safety guidelines …

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