Transform Distance Learning Homework With These 5 Smart Ideas

  • After returning to schools, teachers wonder if distance learning homework assignments offer student benefits.
  • Homework tasks may need to be lightened or modified to be more meaningful for distance learning students.
  • Virtual learning requires increased screen time for students while resulting in homework bans or limited homework policies in some schools.

 In her article on Edutopia titled, 5 Keys to Successful Homework Assignments During Remote Learning, Crystal Frommert discusses her experience as a middle school instructional coach. Daily, she collaborates with teachers who are engaging with students in both face-to-face and virtual settings.  

Providing New Teachers with Remote PD and Modeling (Tech & Learning)

Learn how Keller ISD is supporting new teachers with technology in a new remote learning landscape. Valerie K. Minor M. Ed, Coordinator of Professional Development and Mentoring Services at Keller ISD, discusses the strategies that her district has successfully utilized to support new teachers with technology as they navigate these trying times with remote learning. Read…