Some US schools are pulling the plug on distance learning
Reasons cited: It's too stressful, the lack of devices and internet access is too much to overcome, and what students get from it just isn't worth the struggle
May 15, 2020
CUSSETA, Ga. - After the Chattahoochee County school district called an early end to the school year, seniors lined up one day last week to complete their graduation paperwork. Students who hadn't seen each other since in-person classes ended abruptly in March amid the coronavirus outbreak commiserated over all they've missed out on, including the prom and a senior class trip.
Some also wondered about what they may have lost academically.