With communities across South Dakota releasing back to school plans, and Governor Kristi Noem making statements about the use of masks in the classroom, parents have to decide where they stand on the mask debate and how they can help their child prepare to head back to school.
With the uncertainty of the upcoming school year, one homeschooling organization is learning many parents are interested in the option. Classical Conversations held a seminar in Piedmont to give more information to local families.
South Dakota is made up of small towns, all of which have felt the impact of COVID-19. But what about the college towns who's students left half way through the spring semester, that those towns rely on nine months out of the year?