A year into the pandemic, the education sector has completely made the shift to digital. Remote learning is now the new normal.
Relationships, face time, talk, responsiveness – all the key ingredients of good teaching and learning seem to require actual, physical closeness. Education from a distance seems antithetical to everything we try to do in our classrooms.
At this point, the distance learning scenario isn’t entirely new. We have more information about what works for kids and what doesn’t.