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The Obamas will make virtual commencement speeches as education goes digital

The Obamas are going to broadcast virtual events for US students graduating this year. Image: REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Johnny Wood

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Martin Vernaza, 8, studies at home after school closes during the mandatory isolation decreed by the Colombian government as a preventive measure against the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Bogota, Colombia April 2, 2020.
COVID-19 school closures have affected over 70% of the world’s student population. Image: REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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