To deter hackers, the IT team at Campbell County Public Schools in Virginia has deleted email addresses listed on the district website’s staff directory. Now, teachers and administrators communicate with parents through the student information system, the parent portal and direct emails.
A bill in the Minnesota Senate would put up $30 million over two years to expand full-service schools, which meet education, health care, and other student and family needs under one roof. This community model, tried in Faribault, Duluth and Rochester districts, has caught the attention of new Gov. Tim Walz. A separate bill in the House would also put money toward such schools.