Kansas Interactive Distance Learning Week

Some local students are getting the chance to celebrate Veterans Day the virtual way. Today marks the beginning of Kansas Interactive Distance Learning Week.

Twenty-seven sixth and eight grade social studies students from Mater Dei Catholic School participated in an interactive Distance Learning session.

Membership services coordinator with Kan Ed. and the Kansas Board of Regents, Chrisy Madden said the event was meant to spark the interests of students.

This year's Interactive Distance Learning theme is "A Salute to Our Veterans" and focuses on Kansas ties to U.S. wars.