Stopgap or opportunity? As distance and hybrid learning becomes the new normal, school administrators in Pickens County, SC, are embracing the change. See how a district with 16,300 students is using Webex to enable synchronous learning.
“I can’t even begin to tell you what it has done to the psyche of our community--our kids, teachers and parents--to be able to see each other. For our students to [be able] see their friends and know that they were okay, there are no words for that.”Barbara Nesbitt, Assistant Superintendent for Technology Services, Pickens County School District
Location: Easley, South Carolina
Size: 16,300 students with 14 elementary, five middle and four high schools