Caroline KammThomas DuveneckAnne HoffmeisterUlrike Becker

“Stark trotz Corona”: Challenging, but successful!

Findings from Berlin on the Federal Government and Länder Programme “Aufholen nach Corona für Kinder und Jugendliche”


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In 2021 and 2022, the program set up by the federal government and the Länder “Aufholen nach Corona für Kinder und Jugendliche“ [Catching up after Corona for Children and Adolescents] funded measures to reduce learning backlogs and psychosocial effects of the Corona pandemic. The paper presents findings and implementation experiences of the Berlin state program “Stark trotz Corona“ [Strong despite Corona] based on administrative data on school budgets for general public and vocational schools as well as a qualitative survey among school principals and school supervisors.

COVID-19 pandemic, learning support measures, learning progress, education policy, Berlin

APA citation
Kamm, C., Duveneck, T., Hoffmeister, A. & Becker U. (2023). „Stark trotz Corona“: Aufwendig, aber erfolgreich!: Erfahrungen aus Berlin zum Bund-Länder-Programm „Aufholen nach Corona für Kinder und Jugendliche“. DDS – Die Deutsche Schule, 115(4), 369-383.