New 2020-21 school year plan proposed for South Bend Community Schools

first_img WhatsApp New 2020-21 school year plan proposed for South Bend Community Schools By Brooklyne Beatty – July 21, 2020 4 681 Twitter Twitter Google+ Pinterest TAGS20/202021coronaviruscorporationCOVID-19planreopeningschoolsouth bend community schoolsyear (Photo supplied/South Bend Community School Corporation) There’s a new plan in the works for South Bend Community Schools students.Dr. Todd Cummings, Superintendent for the South Bend Community School Corporation, proposed Monday that all students begin the 2020-2021 school year with virtual learning. This would stretch from August 12th through the 28th.At the end of August, students choosing to return to in-person learning will be gradually phased back into school buildings.ABC 57 News reports a counter-proposal was also introduced at Monday’s virtual work session by the South Bend National Education Association, which called to extend the eLearning period to a total of nine weeks.The original plan was to have students physically back in classrooms on September 1.RELATED: South Bend Schools releases COVID-19 classroom plans, optionscenter_img Pinterest Facebook IndianaLocalNews Google+ Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleIndiana Dunes begins coronavirus safety campaignNext articlePortillo’s launching new delivery service, hiring drivers Brooklyne Beattylast_img read more