May 23, 2022

Global Coverage: COVID-19 Educational Disruption and Response Information

UPDATED April 14, 2020


The number of children, youth and adults not attending schools or universities because of COVID-19 is soaring. Governments all around the world have closed educational institutions in an attempt to contain the global pandemic.

  • 1,576,767,997 affected learners
  • 91.4% of total enrolled learners
  • 192 country-wide closures

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See Also: infoDOCKET Collection of Curated COVID-19 Research and Reference Materials

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.