Oklahoma school districts going virtual amid omicron surge
January 12, 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — School districts across Oklahoma are shutting down or switching to virtual learning as a result of a surging number of coronavirus cases.
Oklahoma City and Putnam City public schools both announced Wednesday plans to shift to virtual learning through the end of the week, citing staffing shortages as a result of a spike in COVID-19 cases.
"Even after working to reassign staff at all levels across the district, we have determined that we can no longer adequately sustain a safe and meaningful learning environment for our students," OKCPS Superintendent Sean McDaniel wro...