E2 No Student Left Behind; How COVID-19 has Impacted Education and How to Make the Most of It

Episode Description

In this week’s episode, Allison and Sandy discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the education space and the impact it has had on students everywhere. They also share how it has personally affected them and their families and the ways they are working to make the most of the circumstances. Tune in to learn more about how to care for students during these times and how to make sure no student is left behind.

Key Topics Covered in This Episode:

  • – How COVID has impacted the education space
  • – Sandy’s personal experience with her son who is a senior in high school during COVID
  • – How COVID has impacted standardized testing and how Sandy and Allison are navigating it with their kids
  • – The effects of COVID on sports, specifically with those counting on sports scholarships
  • – The ways kids are having to manage with missing out on their senior years and living in isolation
  • – How to encourage your student(s) through these times
  • – How the grading system changed and left students unprepared and unmotivated
  • – The benefits of dual-enrollment education
  • – How COVID has affected elementary education
  • – How to be an advocate for your kid(s) during these times
  • – Tips for parents during COVID

Resouces Mentioned:

  • Khan Academy

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Allison’s Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/allidampier/)

Sandy’s Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/sgamba29/)

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