Between Tensions

Due to COVID-19, schools are going online, having modified in-class sessions, or combining school operation methods. Unfortunately, this "new schooling normal" stresses many teachers. It is a story echoed by many of my professional colleagues—too much work, too little time, not connecting with their students, not comfortable with the unknown. I believe these anxieties come … Continue reading Between Tensions

Connecting by Online Talking

Without a doubt, we need to connect more with others during this global pandemic. Too many people feel isolated due to unpredictable lockdowns and quarantines. In today's schools, online learning further challenges human connections. The interaction between teacher and student is not the same as face to face. Misunderstanding can arise when teachers interact with … Continue reading Connecting by Online Talking