Teachers are nervous. Parents are anxious (both about their children’s health and wanting them to go back to school). School districts have been working hard to put together plans so kids can go back to class. Mississippi is now a hotspot right as school is beginning. Districts will have to be flexible as this gets more and more challenging.


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Marshall Ramsey, a nationally recognized editorial cartoonist, shares his cartoons and travels the state as Mississippi Today’s Editor-At-Large. He’s also host of a weekly statewide radio program and a television program on Mississippi Public Broadcasting and is the author of several books. Marshall is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and a 2019 recipient of the University of Tennessee Alumni Professional Achievement Award.