At Issue: Should all schools offer distance learning during snow days?


Snow days used to mean playing out in the cold stuff. With technology, though, many school systems have turned those times into work-from-home days. The AJC asks readers if every school should do that. AJC file photo

As children many of us recall watching the evening news or listening to the morning weather radio reports to find out if the white flakes wafting from the sky would cause officials to close school for the day. One or two days were a dream, but an entire week brought about severe cabin fever from being away from structure and near-amnesia when we return to the books. Read More