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On The Mark: Cromwell-Wright plan uses small school size to its advantage

Over the past month, our area schools have had to redesign their spaces and curricula to cope with Covid-19 and submit their plans to the Minnesota Department of Education.

Thanks to the size of the school, Cromwell-Wright’s leadership team, teachers and staff have opted for a fairly unique hybrid learning model, which allows all students to return to school on Sept. 8 but follows the state guidelines for a hybrid model (which has stricter social distancing requirements). The board adopted the model at its Aug. 19 school board meeting with no dissenting votes.

Of course, parents may opt for al...