New York City is getting rid of snow days for next school year


by MSN

MSN— Students will be asked to sit through remote learning days, following a policy instituted this year.

Mail Online—New York City schools to stop 'snow days' and shift to remote learning during winter weather. From September, students will be expected to login in for class from home if snow and ice forces schools to close after remote learning proved a success during the pandemic.

CNN—NYC Public Schools will have remote learning instead of snow days next school year. The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.

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