Oklahoma City Public Schools to delay start of school year
July 22, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's largest public school district delayed the start of its school year by three weeks and will have online learning only until at least November in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Board of Education for Oklahoma City Public Schools voted late Tuesday to delay the start of the school year from Aug. 10 to Aug. 31. The board also decided to have virtual instruction only for at least the first nine weeks.
"The best education is when we have teachers and students face to face and we want to get there as quickly as we can, but we want to be safe and thoug...