Tag: Schools Reopen

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

4 steps to support student mental health as schools reopen

June 17, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Most schools across the country sent students home last spring at the onset of the pandemic. More than a year later, many are just now reopening—unaware of the true impact the stresses brought on by COVID-19 have had on children. […]

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

We Must Fully Reopen Schools This Fall. Here’s How.

June 8, 2021

Via: NY Times

As American children conclude what will hopefully be the most discombobulated academic year of their lives, it’s clear that school must be different this fall. Thanks to increasing vaccinations and declining rates of Covid-19 infections, children can safely return to […]

Educational Forms, Formal Education, Informal learning

Is face-to-face learning better than online learning?

August 28, 2020

Via: eCampus News

Much of the recent argument raging about reopening schools rests on the quality of online instruction. That’s understandable. However, there’s much about online instruction that remains misunderstood. It’s time to change that… In my 50-year teaching career, I had the […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Citing Educational Risks, Scientific Panel Urges That Schools Reopen

July 15, 2020

Via: NY Times

Wading into the contentious debate over reopening schools, an influential committee of scientists and educators on Wednesday recommended that, wherever possible, younger children and those with special needs should attend school in person. Their report — issued by the prestigious […]