Counting online instruction days splits Arkansas educators Advertisement Advertisement
Weather disruptions, testing prompt unresolved questions
January 25, 2024 at 3:31 a.m.
Kayleigh Stovall, then a first-grader at Western Hills Elementary School in Little Rock, participates in an online tutoring session in this March 2, 2023 file photo. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Stephen Swofford)
Arkansas’ education leaders are split on whether remote, online days of student instruction should count toward the minimum 178 student-teacher contact days per year that are legally required of public schools.