With schools closed and students learning online, districts are doing their best to keep students connected, both academically and socially. Missing their routines, their friends, and school activities may make some student feel lonely. Over the next few weeks, Connecting Point will highlight how schools are handling this “new normal” of social distancing.  

Our first story features and inspiring video produced by Minnechaug Regional High School in the Hampden-Wilbraham School District. Carolee McGrath shares how this simple video has helped keep students, staff, and families connected during the shutdown.