When will schools, colleges reopen?
Bangladesh is among the few countries in the world where educational institutions are closed for 15 months now. Despite some efforts to provide lessons virtually or through TV, students who are poor and from remote areas are left deprived of their fundamental right.
So, what is the government doing to end this stagnation in the country's education system? How can the system adapt to this new crisis, and strike a balance between safety and education? Or else, what will be the consequences?
In Straight from Star Newsroom, Farhana Ahmed discusses Bangladesh's education system in this pandemic with The Daily Star reporter Mohiuddin Alamgir.