The Carroll Community School District (CCSD) Board of Education reviewed their proposed Return to Learn plan at Tuesday’s meeting as they prepare for the beginning of the 2020-21 school year. The Iowa Department of Education is requiring all districts to submit a multi-part plan addressing COVID-19 to the state by July 1. According to Superintendent, Dr. Casey Berlau, the plan must contain at least three scenarios: students in classrooms, remote learning or a mixture of both. Berlau says the first would be the best-case scenario and cause the fewest issues for staff, students and families. However, Berlau says they also need to be prepared for the possibility off-site learning will be their only option come August.
The hybrid scenario involves a rotating schedule,