"Rather than be overwhelmed, we want them to reach out".
The first findings from our as yet unpublished 2019 data confirm teachers and principals see family poverty as a key factor in accessing technology that students need for learning. No word yet on a start date.
The Fountain Valley district is offering educational activities for students this week as it transitions to electronic learning. They should not tell parents and teachers that missing three or four months of invaluable learning time and tests in schools means they must compress all that lost time into a month and catch up.
For the week of 3/30 we will begin our alternate curriculum.
Governments should act swiftly to lessen the inconvenient impact caused by this unplanned experiment in mass online learning.
As far as mental health resources.
At Clear Creek Elementary School on Fort Hood, Evelyn Romero also took advantage of the supplemental work, picking up a packet for her son in kindergarten. "We are working on things we can do".
On Monday, said Fowler Assistant Principal Alena Thomas, parents will return the completed work, which is review material and pick up a fresh batch, a week's worth of new material.
This is a challenging time as all schools navigate through uncharted territory.
His students' assignment is particularly relevant to the times - to document visually their time in quarantine.
More than one billion young people around the world are now shut out of classrooms due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
While we don't have all of the answers yet, we are committed to providing the best possible academic services to all of our students.
"I'm incredibly proud of our school district that we are able to pull this together", Moon says. More than 80% of teachers thought students' socio-economic circumstances impact on their access to technology needed for learning.
The district said students would need access to digital resources and it would provide Chromebooks for families who don't have such devices at home.
Depending on the student's grade, they'll be contacting parents by either phone or email. We have identified members of our staff and administration for each school site for technical support and instructional support.
Printed instructional materials from some teachers were available for pickup outside the district office. "The are just using them more now", Sancomb said. "That's actually when schools fiscally close, then we go into the next year's fiscal cycle".
The school has established a web page for remote learning that goes in to the details. Teachers are to wait until their Google Classrooms are ready for implementation before initiating formal communication and instruction with students and families. "They are all possibilities for meeting their needs". Creative, thoughtful educators deliver the lessons from their homes directly to the homes of their students. Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania have ended the term early so teachers can prepare for online learning in the second term. This week, he ordered an extension through April 6. Those teachers receive an additional stipend for the extra work.
Ensuring that high school seniors graduate on time is among his top priorities as Pennsylvania grapples with the prospect of an extended school shutdown because of covid-19 fears, Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera said Wednesday, stressing that the school year can not be extended beyond June 30.