5 ways to activate students’ passion during a school closure
Kate Ehrenfeld Gardoqui
“What a whirlwind time we are in. It’s changing so fast!”
Emails like this one from a Maine principal filled my inbox this week as the school leaders with whom I work rushed to prepare their faculties for imminent school closures.
The anxiety is shared by students. Suddenly everything is uncertain. Everyone in the education system is facing a deluge of questions as parents and teachers struggle to figure out how to continue students’ learning when the school building is closed.
The challenges are