Back to School: 'Let Me Show You' Source: NYSUT Communications Share This Article... Why are parents sending kids back to school? Kids always learn better in classrooms with hands-on instruction than online. More social interaction means kids are happier, healthier and learn better. Extracurricular activities mean well-rounded kids. Doctors and health advisors say schools are safe while health protocols are in place and experts are monitoring everything. Learn more about school reopening at nysut.org/backtoschool.