by Armand Amoranto
As a father of four beautiful children and a teacher for the last 24 years, despite taking a year leave of absence, my heart and head is still in education. I can’t help but pay attention to the plans and ideas going around and how to open schools safely in the fall. With Covid-19 virus guiding both the state and local plans for education, keeping up with all the changes can be challenging. As decisions are made, it is important that we as parents and/or educators give grace to those making the decisions. Everyone has incomplete information. Based on that incomplete information, they are tasked to make decisions that impact the lives of tens of thousands of kids and families. Whether you agree or disagree, that is based on your incomplete information. Whatever side you are on, approach your opportunity to share your side with kindness. With that being said, below is a summary of events I have discovered based on recent board meetings.