Only 1 student shows up for the first day of virtual classes at Detroit school

Posted at 5:55 PM, Sep 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-16 17:55:52-04

(WXYZ) — The first day of school is exciting for students and teachers, too. Seeing eager children ready to learn is extra encouraging, especially during these times.

The anticipation of seeing smiling faces in-person or online is so gratifying. However, a Detroit educator only had one young scholar show up on the first day of virtual classes.

But she tells our Andrea Isom that the beginning of the day did not look like the end.