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…

Distance Learning Student Engagement Strategies

Student engagement and participation in virtual classrooms can be challenging. Students need support when learning and accessing digital tools. Educators nationwide have implemented both synchronous and asynchronous learning strategies to meet the needs of all students, and allow students to have a voice in their virtual classroom. In her article titled, 8 Strategies to Improve…

Seeing the Whole Lesson with Video Reflection (Tech & Learning)

  Amy Henderson, 11th grade English teacher at the Wonderful College Prep Academy in Delano, California, details how she records her lessons to find insightful ways to engage her students. “Video reflection is incredibly helpful for specific, targeted lessons, as well as for noticing patterns in instruction,” she says. Regardless of if you are a…