Replacing Missed School Days With E-Learning; Lawmaker Says Internet Connectivity Must First Improve In Rural Areas

Replacing Missed School Days With E-Learning; Lawmaker Says Internet Connectivity Must First Improve In Rural Areas

ILLINOIS (RFD) — Could e-learning be used to combat missed school days due to harsh winter weather? Local State Rep. Dan Swanson says it’s a concept worth considering, but rural areas need more reliable internet service before that idea can ever get off the ground.

Several schools in Swanson’s district has missed 13 days this winter.