Student Writer: Teacher Interview

I interviewed my English teacher Ms. Dirk and asked her 3 questions about distance leaning and just school in general and here were her responses. 1. Distance learning has affected me because I am now working 7 days a week. there is so much to do! It is more stressful than the physical classroom, especially using…

Student Writer: Back to School

Hello, I will be sharing my experience during online school. For me online school is pretty easy even though my grades have dropped from not completing homework. I think online school during this pandemic is great since no one will be getting sick. I like online school more because I don’t have to show my…

Student Writer, Helpful distance learning tips

Quiet work space ways to communicate tech issues better ways to do school One big thing with distance learning is that it is super important to have a quiet work space to work in. Because especially with distance learning it is very important for you to be able to pay attention to your teacher and…

Student Writer, Back to School Post

Going back to school has been good, but way different then I thought. Some of my teachers are posting a lot of work right off the start of the school year. But, in some ways this is a lot easier then going to school. But, I still miss going to regular school and I miss…

Concerning Grades: An Open Letter to @UTR

This is a copy of an email that I’ve sent to UTR today. I’d appreciate any feedback or input you may have. I know many teachers and parents are concerned with teachers providing a more rigorous distance learning experience than the end of last school year. While agree I with these sentiments, I am also…

Distance Learning Bonanza! DL Strategies, Tips, etc.

There are so many resources concerning distance learning instruction for teachers! With all that’s out there, I wanted to create a list for myself, coworkers, and for other teachers AND parents that would like to read up on Distance Learning. My list is currently heavy on the Social Emotional Learning strategies/needs/lessons for students in DL….

Crazy Times and School Closure – Q4 Begins

Hello and welcome back to school – sort of. It seems like the whole world has turned upside down for some of us, while others may be sitting at home wondering what all the fuss is about. I wanted to give students a little information about what’s taking place right now and what to expect…