Four States Forward with Carl Junction Schools

Dowe Quick spoke with Carl Junction Superintendent Dr. Phil Cook in the studio this evening following KOAM News at 6. You can watch Part 1 above, Part 2 below.

As families prepare for the coming school year during this time of uncertainty, KOAM will be speaking with several area educators this week. You can participate by asking questions during the Facebook Live events, through our online form or by emailing backtoschool@koamtv.com.

Outline of Carl Junction Q&A (Time stamp):

  • General In-Class Sessions (4:00)
    • What will be different than in years past?
    • Masks (9:00)
    • Temperature checks (11:00)
    • Classroom spaces (12:45)
    • Traffic flow of students (13:30)
    • Recess and lunch (14:35)
    • Sanitation (16:20)
    • Students with special needs (18:45)
  • Remote/Virtual Learning(20:05)
    • General information
    • Learning pace (24:20)
    • Blended learning option (26:25)
    • Testing – virtual vs in-class testing (27:50)
    • Personal/Social Interaction (30:10)
    • Counseling (33:00)
    • Can you switch from virtual to in-class or vice versa? (35:50)
    • Band/Choir for virtual students (35:45)
    • Lunch for virtual students (37:00)
    • Internet/Technology (38:00)
    • Extra curricular activities 39:05)
  • School buses (44:00)
  • Field Trips/Dances (47:17)
  • Kids being creative – listening to students (47:43)
  • Dealing with Illness (50:06)
    • Staff (52:00)
    • Students (56:08)
    • Missed Days (57:23)
    • Dealing with illness cont.

Learn more about the KOAM Facebook live series this week and how you can submit your questions: KOAM Facebook Live: Submit your Back to School questions here

Tomorrow’s Facebook Live: Missouri Southern State University- Tuesday, August 11th 6:30 pm. Four States Forward with MSSU