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COVID-19 threatens education for Maya Jaguar students

The COVID-19 virus emerged in Guatemala in early March and almost immediately curtailed our efforts to offer a quality education to our middle and high school Mayan students at our mountaintop boarding schools. The government ordered all schools closed and our kids were sent home to their villages where they will remain for an indeterminate time. They are at risk—not just from the virus—but from a prolonged interruption of life-changing education as well as looming food shortages. In this impoverished area of Guatemala, the odds are heavily stacked against our students who were born into centuries-long poverty, racial discrimination, chronic malnutrition, and illiteracy. These realities cond

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