PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia school students will begin a new phase of online learning on Monday. Planned instruction will begin now that the district handed out 81,000 Chromebooks.
There have been questions about how students will be graded.READ MORE: 4 Dead, 2 Injured After Shootings At 2 Different Locations In Wilmington, Delaware Kaylin Johnson, Teen Killed In West Philadelphia Triple Shooting, Remembered As 'Definition Of Freak Athlete'
Superintendent Dr. William Hite said a final decision has not been made.
“We don’t know yet if the grades are going to be based on participation or the actual content,” he said. “Grades are really designed as a way to get feedback, but it is structured to do no harm to students.”MORE NEWS: Man Shot In Parking Lot of Courtyard Marriott Hotel, Philadelphia Police Say
In Pittsburgh, all students will receive passing grades for the fourth quarter.