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iPads attached to 'newme' robots stand in for graduating students at a ceremony in graduation gowns and hats in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS

iPads attached to 'newme' robots stand in for graduating students at a ceremony in graduation gowns and hats in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS

iPads attached to 'newme' robots stand in for graduating students at a ceremony in graduation gowns and hats in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS
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A student takes classes online with his companions using the Zoom app at home in El Masnou, north of Barcelona, Spain April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A student takes classes online with his companions using the Zoom app at home in El Masnou, north of Barcelona, Spain April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Albert Gea

A student takes classes online with his companions using the Zoom app at home in El Masnou, north of Barcelona, Spain April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Molly Maguire, 8, measures the distance between cones during a math exercise learning how to calculate the area of different shapes in her front yard in Salem Township, Michigan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Emily Elconin

Molly Maguire, 8, measures the distance between cones during a math exercise learning how to calculate the area of different shapes in her front yard in Salem Township, Michigan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Emily Elconin

Molly Maguire, 8, measures the distance between cones during a math exercise learning how to calculate the area of different shapes in her front yard in Salem Township, Michigan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Emily Elconin
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Boubacar Bocoum, 26, a student from Mali, seats on his bed and chats on his phone at the Fondation 2iE, an engineering school, during lockdown at the university campus in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso April 1, 2020. Reuters/Anne Mimault

Boubacar Bocoum, 26, a student from Mali, seats on his bed and chats on his phone at the Fondation 2iE, an engineering school, during lockdown at the university campus in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso April 1, 2020. Reuters/Anne Mimault

Boubacar Bocoum, 26, a student from Mali, seats on his bed and chats on his phone at the Fondation 2iE, an engineering school, during lockdown at the university campus in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso April 1, 2020. Reuters/Anne Mimault
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Internally displaced boy Mahmoud Abdel Hadi, 8, does his homework received on mobile, inside his tent after his tented school was shut in Atmeh camp, near the Turkish border, Syria March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Internally displaced boy Mahmoud Abdel Hadi, 8, does his homework received on mobile, inside his tent after his tented school was shut in Atmeh camp, near the Turkish border, Syria March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Internally displaced boy Mahmoud Abdel Hadi, 8, does his homework received on mobile, inside his tent after his tented school was shut in Atmeh camp, near the Turkish border, Syria March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Liz Mariam, 6, receives instruction from her mother as she studies at home in Havana, Cuba, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Liz Mariam, 6, receives instruction from her mother as she studies at home in Havana, Cuba, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Liz Mariam, 6, receives instruction from her mother as she studies at home in Havana, Cuba, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Martin Vernaza, 8, studies at home in Bogota, Colombia April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Martin Vernaza, 8, studies at home in Bogota, Colombia April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Martin Vernaza, 8, studies at home in Bogota, Colombia April 2, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Jessie Thompson works on crafts with kids during a daycare for children of healthcare workers and first responders at Midway Elementary School in Des Moines, Washington, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Jessie Thompson works on crafts with kids during a daycare for children of healthcare workers and first responders at Midway Elementary School in Des Moines, Washington, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Jessie Thompson works on crafts with kids during a daycare for children of healthcare workers and first responders at Midway Elementary School in Des Moines, Washington, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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High school student, Mona Hussein studies with her mother at their home following an online class in Amman, Jordan March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

High school student, Mona Hussein studies with her mother at their home following an online class in Amman, Jordan March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

High school student, Mona Hussein studies with her mother at their home following an online class in Amman, Jordan March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Little Stars Childcare staff make a video and post stories to their nursery app and on Facebook for children who are stuck at home, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Britain, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine

Little Stars Childcare staff make a video and post stories to their nursery app and on Facebook for children who are stuck at home, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Britain, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine

Little Stars Childcare staff make a video and post stories to their nursery app and on Facebook for children who are stuck at home, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Britain, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine
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Maximiliano Cortez Vergara, a 10-years old student, does his art homework while they study along with his brother Renato and his mother Carmen Luz inside their flat in Santiago, Chile March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Maximiliano Cortez Vergara, a 10-years old student, does his art homework while they study along with his brother Renato and his mother Carmen Luz inside their flat in Santiago, Chile March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Maximiliano Cortez Vergara, a 10-years old student, does his art homework while they study along with his brother Renato and his mother Carmen Luz inside their flat in Santiago, Chile March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A Palestinian Arabic language teacher, Khader Soboh, is filmed by his son as he records an online class to his students near Tubas in the Israeli-occupied West Bank March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Raneen Sawafta

A Palestinian Arabic language teacher, Khader Soboh, is filmed by his son as he records an online class to his students near Tubas in the Israeli-occupied West Bank March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Raneen Sawafta

A Palestinian Arabic language teacher, Khader Soboh, is filmed by his son as he records an online class to his students near Tubas in the Israeli-occupied West Bank March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Raneen Sawafta
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Kaethe Singer, accompanied by her cat, studies at home during the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Jugenheim near Darmstadt, Germany, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Kaethe Singer, accompanied by her cat, studies at home during the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Jugenheim near Darmstadt, Germany, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Kaethe Singer, accompanied by her cat, studies at home during the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Jugenheim near Darmstadt, Germany, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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A Filipino online tutor wears a wig as he talks to students from a computer in the head office of 51Talk, in Pasig City, Metro Manila, Philippines March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A Filipino online tutor wears a wig as he talks to students from a computer in the head office of 51Talk, in Pasig City, Metro Manila, Philippines March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A Filipino online tutor wears a wig as he talks to students from a computer in the head office of 51Talk, in Pasig City, Metro Manila, Philippines March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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Georgia Mayer, aged 16 says goodbye to her friends as the majority of schools in the UK close, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, London, Britain March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine

Georgia Mayer, aged 16 says goodbye to her friends as the majority of schools in the UK close, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, London, Britain March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine

Georgia Mayer, aged 16 says goodbye to her friends as the majority of schools in the UK close, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, London, Britain March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carl Recine
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Mazen al-Mhanna, a student, studies online from home in Damascus, Syria, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Mazen al-Mhanna, a student, studies online from home in Damascus, Syria, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

Mazen al-Mhanna, a student, studies online from home in Damascus, Syria, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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High school English teacher, Fabiano da Silva Silveira, 41, from the Colegio Israelita Brasileiro or Brazilian Israeli High School leads an online class in Porto Alegre, Brazil, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Diego Vara

High school English teacher, Fabiano da Silva Silveira, 41, from the Colegio Israelita Brasileiro or Brazilian Israeli High School leads an online class in Porto Alegre, Brazil, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Diego Vara

High school English teacher, Fabiano da Silva Silveira, 41, from the Colegio Israelita Brasileiro or Brazilian Israeli High School leads an online class in Porto Alegre, Brazil, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Diego Vara
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Ted (9) and Oscar Boyers (6) do school work at their home in Milton Keynes, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

Ted (9) and Oscar Boyers (6) do school work at their home in Milton Keynes, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

Ted (9) and Oscar Boyers (6) do school work at their home in Milton Keynes, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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Sha Jie, 10, a primary school student, attends an online Chinese class at home in Shanghai, China, March 3, 2020. "I go out once a day at most, just hanging around our neighborhood. My parents told me to wear masks if going outside and to wash hands carefully after coming back home," said Jie. REUTERS/Aly Song

Sha Jie, 10, a primary school student, attends an online Chinese class at home in Shanghai, China, March 3, 2020. "I go out once a day at most, just hanging around our neighborhood. My parents told me to wear masks if going outside and to wash hands...more

Sha Jie, 10, a primary school student, attends an online Chinese class at home in Shanghai, China, March 3, 2020. "I go out once a day at most, just hanging around our neighborhood. My parents told me to wear masks if going outside and to wash hands carefully after coming back home," said Jie. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Lydia Hassebroek looks out at the view from her window, during her first week of home school in Brooklyn, New York, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Lydia Hassebroek looks out at the view from her window, during her first week of home school in Brooklyn, New York, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Lydia Hassebroek looks out at the view from her window, during her first week of home school in Brooklyn, New York, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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Alice and Joseph Wilkinson take part in a YouTube P.E. class at their home in Manchester, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Alice and Joseph Wilkinson take part in a YouTube P.E. class at their home in Manchester, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Alice and Joseph Wilkinson take part in a YouTube P.E. class at their home in Manchester, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Libby Morter, a diabetic, studies for her A-Levels at home due to a shortage of teachers at her school in Hertford, Britain, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge

Libby Morter, a diabetic, studies for her A-Levels at home due to a shortage of teachers at her school in Hertford, Britain, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge

Libby Morter, a diabetic, studies for her A-Levels at home due to a shortage of teachers at her school in Hertford, Britain, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge
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A technician at the Syrian educational channel directs educational lessons on TV in Damascus, Syria, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A technician at the Syrian educational channel directs educational lessons on TV in Damascus, Syria, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

A technician at the Syrian educational channel directs educational lessons on TV in Damascus, Syria, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki
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Elisa, 14, does homework in her room in Brussels, Belgium March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Elisa, 14, does homework in her room in Brussels, Belgium March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Elisa, 14, does homework in her room in Brussels, Belgium March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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University Chemistry professor Luca De Gioia records his lesson in an empty class room to stream it online for his students at the Bicocca University in Milan, Italy, March 2, 2020. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

University Chemistry professor Luca De Gioia records his lesson in an empty class room to stream it online for his students at the Bicocca University in Milan, Italy, March 2, 2020. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

University Chemistry professor Luca De Gioia records his lesson in an empty class room to stream it online for his students at the Bicocca University in Milan, Italy, March 2, 2020. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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Agnes Nemes, a paper restorer working from home, studies with her children in Budapest, Hungary March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

Agnes Nemes, a paper restorer working from home, studies with her children in Budapest, Hungary March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

Agnes Nemes, a paper restorer working from home, studies with her children in Budapest, Hungary March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
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Foxton Harding, left and Adison Pucci, both 12, who both attend Northshore Middle School in the Northshore School District, work on school assignments at their home in Bothell, Washington, March 11. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Foxton Harding, left and Adison Pucci, both 12, who both attend Northshore Middle School in the Northshore School District, work on school assignments at their home in Bothell, Washington, March 11. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Foxton Harding, left and Adison Pucci, both 12, who both attend Northshore Middle School in the Northshore School District, work on school assignments at their home in Bothell, Washington, March 11. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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Young student Noemi uses her laptop to study the lesson prepared by her teacher Alessio Villarosa in the small town of Bareggio near Milan, Italy February 29. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Young student Noemi uses her laptop to study the lesson prepared by her teacher Alessio Villarosa in the small town of Bareggio near Milan, Italy February 29. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Young student Noemi uses her laptop to study the lesson prepared by her teacher Alessio Villarosa in the small town of Bareggio near Milan, Italy February 29. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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A student carries a box to her dorm at Harvard University, after the school asked its students not to return to campus after Spring Break and said it would move to virtual instruction for graduate and undergraduate classes, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 10. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A student carries a box to her dorm at Harvard University, after the school asked its students not to return to campus after Spring Break and said it would move to virtual instruction for graduate and undergraduate classes, in Cambridge,...more

A student carries a box to her dorm at Harvard University, after the school asked its students not to return to campus after Spring Break and said it would move to virtual instruction for graduate and undergraduate classes, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 10. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A teacher takes part in a recording of her lessons inside a classroom of a middle school, as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Shaoyang, Hunan province, China February 16. China Daily via REUTERS

A teacher takes part in a recording of her lessons inside a classroom of a middle school, as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Shaoyang, Hunan province, China February 16. China Daily via REUTERS

A teacher takes part in a recording of her lessons inside a classroom of a middle school, as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Shaoyang, Hunan province, China February 16. China Daily via REUTERS
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Lisa Wymore, a professor of dance, theater and performances studies at University of California, Berkeley leads warm-ups for an online course in Berkeley, California, March 12. REUTERS/Nathan Frandino

Lisa Wymore, a professor of dance, theater and performances studies at University of California, Berkeley leads warm-ups for an online course in Berkeley, California, March 12. REUTERS/Nathan Frandino

Lisa Wymore, a professor of dance, theater and performances studies at University of California, Berkeley leads warm-ups for an online course in Berkeley, California, March 12. REUTERS/Nathan Frandino
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A student attends an online class at home as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Fuyang, Anhui province, China March 2. China Daily via REUTERS

A student attends an online class at home as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Fuyang, Anhui province, China March 2. China Daily via REUTERS

A student attends an online class at home as students' return to school has been delayed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Fuyang, Anhui province, China March 2. China Daily via REUTERS
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Professor Gao Yuning teaches a class online from a classroom during a government-organized visit to the Tsinghua University, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus, in Beijing, China February 28. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Professor Gao Yuning teaches a class online from a classroom during a government-organized visit to the Tsinghua University, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus, in Beijing, China February 28. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Professor Gao Yuning teaches a class online from a classroom during a government-organized visit to the Tsinghua University, as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus, in Beijing, China February 28. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Caidence Miller, 9, does sit-ups as grandmother Chrissy Brackett makes sure the ottoman doesn't move as they take a break from the online schooling Caidence will do for about two weeks due to school closures amid coronavirus fears in the Northshore School District, photographed at Brackett's home in Woodinville, Washington, March 11. Brackett is watching Caidence while his mother works at a preschool during the day. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Caidence Miller, 9, does sit-ups as grandmother Chrissy Brackett makes sure the ottoman doesn't move as they take a break from the online schooling Caidence will do for about two weeks due to school closures amid coronavirus fears in the Northshore...more

Caidence Miller, 9, does sit-ups as grandmother Chrissy Brackett makes sure the ottoman doesn't move as they take a break from the online schooling Caidence will do for about two weeks due to school closures amid coronavirus fears in the Northshore School District, photographed at Brackett's home in Woodinville, Washington, March 11. Brackett is watching Caidence while his mother works at a preschool during the day. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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The building of School of Geography at University of Sao Paulo (USP) campus is seen after classes were suspended when a student was confirmed with new coronavirus in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 11. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

The building of School of Geography at University of Sao Paulo (USP) campus is seen after classes were suspended when a student was confirmed with new coronavirus in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 11. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

The building of School of Geography at University of Sao Paulo (USP) campus is seen after classes were suspended when a student was confirmed with new coronavirus in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 11. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli
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