Officials, administrators work to form remote learning plan
March 22, 2020
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma education officials are working with administrators to form a remote-learning plan to prepare for the likely extended school shutdown amid public health concerns spurred by the new coronavirus pandemic.
The Oklahoma State Department of Education prohibited remote learning during the two-week closure caused by the coronavirus outbreak because of feasibility and equity concerns, particularly for students with disabilities and those who may lack access to the internet.
But now as the new virus upends life across the nation, officials are reconsidering remote lea...