E3 A Teacher’s Perspective on the Impact of COVID-19 and Distanced Learning with Lynn Locke

Episode Description

Today’s students find themselves in a variety of mixed learning environments amid the COVID-19 pandemic. These changes have not only had a large impact on the students but on the teachers as well. In this episode of Learning Reimagined, we are joined by Lynn Locke, a teacher based out of California who has 24 years of teaching experience. We cover a lot of ground in this episode as we cover topics from a teacher’s perspective on the pandemic and distance learning, how to stay positive during these times, and so much more. Tune in to hear more and see below for a full list of topics covered in this episode with Lynn Locke.

Key Topics Covered in This Episode:

  • The difficulties that have come with teaching over the past year and the disappointments throughout it all
  • Thoughts on when kids might be going back to school and teachers going back to work
  • How Lynn feels about sending her kids back to school from a parents perspective
  • Breaking down the life of being a parent and a teacher during the pandemic
  • Recommendations for parents gearing up to send their kids back to school
  • How to keep a positive mindset and deal with the “bad days” even in the midst of everything
  • The importance of going straight to the teacher and communicating concerns with them first before going to the administration

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