Curricular Counsel: Parental support crucial to maximize virtual learning

To ensure learning continued amid coronavirus-related school shutdowns that began in spring, districts built in a fair bit of flexibility around not just where learning could take place, but when. While there were some synchronous learning opportunities, “the bulk of the day was perhaps spent with students simply doing an activity, doing the assignment, and then […]

Survey: Distance learning creates more work with less rigor

Dive Brief: The sudden transition from in-person learning to remote instruction resulted in more work but with less academic rigor, according to a Cognia survey of more than 74,000 students, teachers and parentsconducted between late April and late June. Among...