Senior offers perspective on school year cut short
July 10, 2020
“It was the second week of April,” recalled Amber Collman, a senior at Cromwell-Wright High School. They had only a couple of days to decamp and prepare for remote schooling, time that their teachers spent scrambling to adjust to remote instruction and learning. Amber was a member of the girls basketball team that had its season cut short after reaching the semifinals of the state basketball tournament. She figured then that distance learning was imminent.
“That was a shock,” she recalled. “We’d won the first game and were getting ready to play the next game.” Instead, they...