The Whitehall Ledger - Serving Southern Jefferson County in the Great State of Montana

By Elsie Arntzen
Superintendent of Public Instruction 

Guest Editorial: Schools and Families Lead Their Communities Through Unprecedented Circumstances

 


This week, I had a conversation with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to discuss national responses to the COVID-19 outbreak and how the U.S. Department of Education can assist Montana schools. I encouraged flexibility for Montana schools. We also discussed equitable alternative education delivery and what that looks like in rural Montana, especially for special education and other at-risk student groups.

As communities across Montana were forced to rapidly adapt in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, I was encouraged by how deliberately school administrators, teachers, and families s...



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