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Coronavirus in Texas

As pandemic grinds on, Texas students increasingly feel alone and scared, and some are thinking about suicide

The mental health of students, and teachers, has moved to the forefront for Texas schools amid troubling signs that the pandemic is exacting a heavy emotional toll.

By Melissa B. Taboada
Tables are spaced out in a classroom at Ott Elementary School on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020 in San Antonio. The tables, which typically seat six to eight students, were arranged to seat four students and 16 total students in the classroom.

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