Dilbert creator Scott Adams accompanied that title with a drawing of cubicle dweller slash IT worker holding a sledgehammer and overlooking the destruction of a desktop computer. In real life, teachers in a virtual school sometimes get caught without Internet service. What do virtual teachers do when the network is down? Simple.
We file and organize papers.
Last, but never least, we load up on refills from the communal coffeepot.
And then, when the system is up and running and we can address our bulging inboxes, we get back to work. All is calm, all is well.