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Coronavirus in Texas

Living in hotels, students lose ground while dealing with cramped rooms and eviction fears

Long-stay hotels are often the last resort for struggling families, even more so during the coronavirus pandemic. Many children are receiving little education with schools closed, and school districts have simply lost track of thousands of students.

From left: Paetun Beavers, 11, her mother Tie Hernandez, Andre Cameron and their son Kingstun Beavers, 9, outside their room…
The Budget Suites of America in Fort Worth on May 20, 2020.
The inside of Hernandez-Cameron's room, with their children Kingstun Beavers, 9, left, and sister Paetun, Beavers, 11, at th…

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