07.13.21 Summer sessions aim to help Vermont students make the grade (WCAX)
Vermont school districts are using the summer to plan for the coming school year and a return to more traditional learning. Some, like Essex High School, are hosting summer sessions to give students a chance to make up for lost time in the classroom.
03.12.21 ‘Addibot’ gives young girl a chance to see her peers at school (WCAX)
The Carroll family started quarantining well before it was mandated, in order to protect their daughter Addi, who is immunocompromised. Robotic technology for the classroom has made learning just a little easier for the girl battling a serious disease.
01.30.21 Essex Westford School District Distributes 500,000th free school meal (WCAX)
Food insecurity continues to be a major issue around the country and local school districts are combatting it with free meals for students. EWSD hit quite the milestone on Friday, hitting its 500,000th free school meal since March.
09.22.20 Essex Westford grades pre-K to 5 to return to school full time in October (WCAX)
One Chittenden County school system will be moving many of its students back to in-person learning full-time. The Essex Westford School District will start in-person learning in October for pre-K through 5th grade.