As the South Dakota school season continues in full swing, many school districts are still finding their sea-legs. While the state provided guidelines, ultimately, the decision on which model to use—in-person, hybrid, or remote—is left to the individual school districts. Now that schools are open, the reality is many superintendents were grasping with technology to make an informed decision about how to implement distance learning. Fortunately, real-world experience has helped clarify issues, and there has been time to formulate strategies. Here are some tips for schools to better support hybrid or fully remote learning models.