Onward With "All In"

Having all the "in person learning" students together today at Lakewood High School was wonderful. There is no substitute for an in-class discussion, and through it all my students were more than up to the task. They were likewise engaged while we were in hybrid, but the greater numbers create a more lively and productive discussion. Social, cognitive and emotional development—everything from critical thinking to empathy and social skills—cannot be anywhere near optimal in isolation. Zoom has been a lifeline, but hardly a substitute for the magic that can be the classroom. Onward...

Volume 17, Issue 7, Posted 3:04 PM, 03.17.2021