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The Covidewise app does not have to provide that information. The device, google and many others already know where you are and what you are doing.

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Let's not stir this up again. Simple answer, Potomac Falls is the location the Justice Department used in the official press release.

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I have a neighbor who teaches at one of the well known Catholic private schools and he said that his workload went way up when he was teaching his students through distance learning with his students this past spring. He said the lesson planning and prep time for teaching online was way m…

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I picked distance learning for my middle school student not on fear, but because the distance model provided 50% more instruction time than in the hybrid model. Days not in school with the hybrid model kids were on their own to learn and do assignments. If it would have been balanced hour…

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Better idea - How about being informed by doing your homework and reading everything that will be on the ballot before you go to the polls, so when you are there you know what is on the ballot and how you are going to vote. Speeds up the process at the polls.

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You could be right, but lets hope not for the kids. Saying they can't deliver before it starts is a reach. They had to switch directions on the fly in the spring and did not execute very well. I hope they learned something from the spring and will use that knowledge along with better tech…

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100% Distance has more instructional/teaching time vs. the hybrid model which lets students fend for themselves figuring out assignments on the days not in school.

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Hybrid has less instructional time, leaving kids on their own to do assignments on the days not in school. I would rather have my student taught vs. figure it out in the current selections.

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The distance learning students actually receive more instructional time with teachers than those in the hybrid model. The days off, students are on their own, except for check-in time on Monday, which is too short for meaningful instruction.

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What I find interesting is if your select the Hybrid version it cuts instruction time in half (or by 4 hours if you count in the Monday 15 min per block check-in - not much can be done in 15 min) for the students due to the days not in school are "Asynchronous" learning where they will wo…