• Technology

    KC tech expert offers advice for parents dealing with back-to-school computer issues | School Authority

    KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – A metro tech expert is offer advice for parents after a handful of Kansas City area school districts had a tough first day back when online learning platforms went down. More districts are testing out their online lessons for the first time Wednesday, and many families are working with technology that is either new or loaned. Blue Valley is one of the local districts starting up Wednesday, with elementary students starting the year under a hybrid model and middle and high school students completely online. Districts like Blue Valley have IT departments to call if there are issues with the device or accessing the learning…

    Comments Off on KC tech expert offers advice for parents dealing with back-to-school computer issues | School Authority
  • Sports & Travel

    Indiana high school sports fall cancelation has issues, including travel sports

    Indiana High School Athletic Association commissioner Paul Neidig, in his first week on the job, touched on several topics Monday in a Zoom call with the state’s high school athletic directors, confirming the association plans to move forward with fall sports as contests begin this week for girls golf and practices for boys tennis, football, cross-country, volleyball and soccer. Neidig said there would be more guidance forthcoming from the IHSAA on attendance at sporting events. Under Gov. Eric Holcomb’s five-stage reopening plan, which is currently in stage 4.5, for events and gatherings with more than 250 people, organizers will be required to submit a written plan to their local health…

    Comments Off on Indiana high school sports fall cancelation has issues, including travel sports