The Answer Sheet: Closed

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Shutdown forces cancellation of student environmental ed trips

Hundreds of students have already been affected and thousands more could be depending on how long the government stays closed.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:53 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government Shutdown, National Parks Closed

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/04/2013

School canceled for 'great weather'

Snow days are common, but a sun day?

By Valerie Strauss  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  School Closed, Video

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 04/19/2013

Boston suspect's university reopening Sunday (update)

Here are some of the unprecedented messages schools sent to their students to tell them not to go to class Friday.

By Valerie Strauss  |  09:47 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon Bombingts, Closed

Posted at 03:00 AM ET, 01/27/2011

School district turns snow days into ‘e-days’

A tiny rural Ohio school district is experimenting with a new version of the traditional snow day -- one that some kids are not likely to enjoy much.

By Valerie Strauss  |  03:00 AM ET, 01/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Technology, Technology | Tags:  classes cancelled, e-days, inclement weather policy, ohio snow days, schools that closed, snow days