Indecent items invade virtual classrooms

Marble Falls Independent School District officials said they are investigating multiple instances of intrusions into web-based learning platforms with inappropriate material. The practice – recently dubbed “zoom bombing” – has been reported by school districts and universities across the country conducting distance learning with students at home.

Safely moving forward with a classroom environment

As the fight against COVID-19 continues, we must demonstrate that we can confront the challenges of the virus while still taking deliberate steps to safely reopen the economy. There is no substitute for restaurants filled with patrons, classrooms full of children, or retail storefronts packed with American consumers.

Marble Falls ISD to hold community input sessions

As the vision of the 2020-2021 school year constantly changes, Marble Falls lodependent School District officials are asking what parents and community members would like to see when the students return to the classroom in August in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. …Find this story in the Tuesday, July 7, 2020 issue of The Highlander, the newspaper of record for the Highland Lakes. To offer a comment or news tip, email For more information, call 830-693-4367.