Oregon’s online schools to be closed following Governor’s orders

Oregon’s online schools to be closed following Governor’s orders

State education officials from Oregon said that an order to close the state’s public schools, which was passed by Governor Kate Brown in mid-March also applies to publicly funded online academies. The order came during a meeting that was conducted between the state’s superintendents.

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ConcealCarryProtect 1 months

Coronavirus has gone digital.

Avi Khait
Avi Khait 1 months

More sources are available, but they dont get added, e. g. https://www.wweek.com/news/schools/2020/03/26/oregons-virtual-charter-schools-are-the-definition-of-social-distancing-the-state-shut-them-down-anyway/

Arrow
Arrow 1 months

The article specifically states that they're unsure if the law applies to online charter schools or not, and even later is quoted as allowing it altogether. I think the source might just be desperate for a story.

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