Could the COVID-19 Pandemic Lead to Equality for Essential Workers?

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When governments implemented lockdowns and social distancing measures to curb the spread of COVID-19, many workers were deemed ‘essential’ and were required to continue working as normal. These workers included grocery store staff, healthcare workers, farm laborers and many others. Read More

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Summary of the paper ‘So you say our work is essential: Essential workers and the potential for transformative learning in the wake of COVID-19 social and economic disruption’, in New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, doi.org/10.1002/ace.20455

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For further information, you can connect with Dr. Ellen Scully-Russ at scullyru@gwu.edu

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