Tag: in-person learning


Students’ emotional growth continues beyond classroom walls

September 22, 2022

Via: eSchool News

As the days of summer dwindle, many parents are looking at the fast-approaching new academic year with a sense of uncertainty and unease. A nationwide teacher shortage has left schools scrambling to fill critical vacancies in a matter of weeks. […]


5 tips to retain your educators during school staff shortages

May 18, 2022

Via: eSchool News

The past two years of pandemic-related stresses and uncertainty have left educators exhausted, even as school districts are returning to a sense of normalcy. A recent National Education Association (NEA) survey found that teachers are burned out, with 67 percent […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Rhetorical War Over Online Versus In-Person Instruction

January 6, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Kenneth W. Henderson, the chancellor of Northeastern University, posted a letter on the university website late last month telling students and faculty members that the Boston institution intended to open as planned for the spring semester because “in-person learning remains […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

High school counselors navigate SEL, college applications amid youth mental health crisis

December 6, 2021

Via: K-12 Dive

College-bound high school seniors are facing stiffer obstacles during the admissions process this year as they balance a return to in-person learning alongside pandemic-induced mental health challenges. The transition from online classes last year to full-time in-person schooling this fall […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Delta variant forcing districts to find new ways to assess learning

October 14, 2021

Via: eSchool News

At this point last year, we hoped we’d be on the other side of COVID-19. Instead, the combination of the Delta variant and a new school year means educators and administrators are finding themselves in a state of flux. Cases […]

Educational Forms, Formal Education

7 eye-opening back-to-school predictions

September 16, 2021

Via: eSchool News

This back-to-school season is unlike any before it. Not only are many students heading back to full in-person learning after more than a year of virtual or hybrid learning, they’re doing it in the middle of COVID-19 surges nationwide. The […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

How an inquiry-based approach can support teachers in return to school

September 13, 2021

Via: K-12 Dive

In the return to full-time, in-person learning, a lot of emphasis has been placed on the need to provide students additional social-emotional support, but many educators will also need that support. A March survey of California educators by the Inverness […]

Educational Forms, Educational Stages, Formal Education, Secondary Education

Rural districts are quicker to return to in-person learning

May 25, 2021

Via: eSchool News

About 42 percent of rural school districts in the U.S. offered fully in-person instruction as of February, compared with only 17 percent for urban districts, according to a new RAND Corporation survey of school district leaders. The opposite pattern held […]


Break Up Urban School Districts

May 12, 2021

Via: Education Next

The resistance of teachers unions to return to the classroom in urban areas, despite early signals from health agencies that it was relatively safe to reopen schools and the knowledge that in-person learning is essential to the success of our […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Forms, Formal Education

Innovative strategies can create a safe return to in-person learning

April 20, 2021

Via: eCampus News

As a parent, the excitement surrounding the prospect of returning to in-person teaching and learning at our children’s school is welcome. It is also pervasive nationwide, as parents everywhere begin to think about a resumption of familiar routines, whether their […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

Almost half of parents uncomfortable with in-person schooling

August 19, 2020

Via: eSchool News

A new series of surveys of almost 40,000 parents reports that nearly half of respondents say they are uncomfortable sending their children back to school for in-person learning this fall. When asked “Do you feel comfortable sending your child to […]