Homeschooling during the COVID-19 pandemic [McDonald] + a slew of other items related to homeschooling

Homeschooling During the COVID-19 Pandemic — from cato.org by Kerry McDonald Excerpt: In a recent three-part Cato Daily Podcast series, I spoke with host Caleb Brown about this unprecedented […]

New resources to support students with disabilities during the COVID-19 crisis [ncld.org]

An Educator’s Guide to Virtual Learning: 4 Actions to Support Students With Disabilities and Their Families — from ncld.org / National Center for Learning Disabilities […]

7 guiding principles for parents teaching from home [Lee]

7 guiding principles for parents teaching from home — from edutopia.org by Laura Lee Understanding the “why” behind teaching practices can help parents create meaningful […]

Beware of “ZoomBombing”

Important settings to turn on when using @zoom_us: ?Disable “Join Before Host” ? Enable “Co-Host” ? Disable “File Transfer” ? Disable “Allow Removed Participants to […]

Growth-Minded Pivot to Online Teaching [Smith & Zakrajsek]

Growth-Minded Pivot to Online Teaching— from scholarlyteacher.com by Kathryn Smith and Todd Zakrajsek Excerpt: What is essential when one starts to teach in an unfamiliar […]

K-12 resources for teaching remotely

Updated: Free Resources for Schools During COVID-19 Outbreak — from thejournal.com by Dian Schaffhauser Excerpt: (Updated March 26; originally published March 13) In response to […]

Canvas Video Resources

Canvas Video Resources — from instructure.com Are you in the middle of #remotelearning, and could you use a refresher on how to do certain things […]

Learning ecosystems across the globe are going through massive changes! [Christian]

From DSC: Due to the impacts of the Coronavirus, learning ecosystems across the globe are going through massive changes! Each of us has our own […]

Moving to remote instruction immediately: Where to get started [Schaffhauser]

Moving to remote instruction immediately: Where to get started — from thejournal.com by Dian Schaffhauser To help schools make the transition as quickly and comprehensively […]

DC: Yes! Perhaps teachers will gain some ***very well-deserved respect*** from this whole thing!!!

From DSC: Yes! Perhaps teachers will gain some ***very well-deserved respect*** from this whole thing!!! Eric Chilton talks about how homeschooling his own children has […]

My thanks to a friend for causing me to further reflect on this article: “Can computers ever replace the classroom?” [Beard]

From DSC: I’d like to thank Mr. Eric Osterberg — a fraternity brother and friend of mine — for sending me the following article. I […]

Some resources for teaching at home

From DSC: Below are some resources for teaching at home. And some of this (much of this?) is not typical homeschooling, just as much of […]

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