Articles about education


Responding to COVID-19: How Are the Children? - Digital Promise

Last updated: 03/29/2020

The African Maasai are famed for their strength and mental acuity. Yet, their greeting to one another carries a message about what truly makes them heroic: “Kasserian Ingera.”...

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As online learning rolls out, education may change forever

Last updated: 03/29/2020

Online learning is poised to transform public education across the country as provinces and school boards scramble to complete the academic year – a paradigm shift that could...

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How to Help Kids Understand Coronavirus During Distance Learning - MindShift

Last updated: 03/29/2020

How to Help Kids Understand Coronavirus During Distance Learning Copy Link  (sakkmesterke/iStock) Before schools actually shut their doors in response to coronavirus, Naomi...

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3 Ways to Use Video Conferencing with Students Learning Remotely

Last updated: 03/26/2020

Thank goodness for Zoom and Google Hangouts! During this time of social isolation and remote learning, these video conferencing tools are lifesavers. They make it possible for...

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Combating Social Isolation When Learning Remotely

Last updated: 03/25/2020

As teachers move classes online and utilize online tools and resources to engage students in remote learning, it’s essential to add social elements to our online courses. This...

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Just shifting online or shifting the learning?

Last updated: 03/22/2020

Across the globe schools are closing due to Covid-19 and the learning is being moved online. I recently shared in my Daily-Ink post, ‘Novel ideas can spread from a novel...

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'Are We Going to Get Ourselves in Trouble?': Districts Struggle With Special Education

Last updated: 03/22/2020

With a pandemic pressing tens of thousands of the nation's school districts into extended closures, special education administrators across the nation are wrestling with a...

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10 Ways to Keep Your Family Safe from the Coronavirus Outbreak

Last updated: 03/18/2020

Since late December 2019, the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has infected well over a hundred thousand people in various parts of the world and killed more than 4,000 of...

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5 Reasons Virtual Learning Is Harder Than You Think

Last updated: 03/16/2020

Continue reading the main story 5 Reasons Virtual Learning Is Harder Than You Think Some parents and health officials concerned about the coronavirus have urged more schools to...

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“Shout Out” to Our Educators

Last updated: 03/16/2020

Attend any dinner party, read local listservs, follow parents on Facebook, or just sit at the dinner table and education is often a topic of discussion. I imagine it is simply...

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