“Trying to juggle everything”: Teachers who are parents offer advice on school closures

With school buildings closed during the coronavirus pandemic, families and educators across the country are adapting to distance learning. Many educators are also parents of school-age kids. They’re figuring out two new roles: how to teach their students remotely and how to help their own kids learn at home.

In this video, Understood’s Teacher Fellows share what it’s like to be a parent and a teacher right now. See them open up about what’s been tough about the transition to working from home — and share some bright spots and advice.

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