Distancing learning begins for Big Island students

  • KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Chris Curry, left, and Phil Bisel give a sixth grade student a packet of information on Monday regarding the virtual classes beginning today at E.B. de Silva Elementary School in Hilo.

Hawaii Island public schools are using different strategies to prepare teachers and students for the first week of distanced learning during the turbulent, ever-changing beginning of the 2020-21 school year.