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Teachers reflect on distance learning

By Educators Team at Understood

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When schools turned to distance learning during the  coronavirus pandemic , educators had to figure out how to reach and teach all students. They had to turn to new strategies for connecting with students and presenting information

In this video, some of  Understood’s Teacher Fellows  reflect on what worked during the pandemic. Hear them talk about what they discovered, and why they’re going to keep doing it — even when their classrooms are back in school buildings. 

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What it’s like

“Elijah came with me to his IEP meetings. At first, he would just sit there quietly, taking things in. But by middle school, he began to be more vocal about his needs.”

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“I’m worried that my child lost a year and a half of learning."

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“It made sense as a Black kid in a mostly white school not to show confusion, and to disprove false stereotypes about my smarts. I had to know everything, and do everything right, to command respect.”

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