School is back in session for most Texas students. Some are trying in-person classes with strict safety guidelines in place. Others are sticking to virtual learning. Both options are not without challenges.
Tech expert Omar Gallaga told Texas Standard “virtual” or “distance” learning has changed a bit since the spring. He knows this both as a journalist and as a parent.
What you’ll hear in this segment:
– What happened with the Zoom outage on Monday
– The challenges facing both families and school districts when it comes to providing technology for at-home learning
– How schools’ approaches to distance learning have evolved since the spring