One of 21st-century life’s cruelest ironies is that technology has saved us a lot of time, which we then turn around and spend using said technology. Most of us are constantly being bombarded by distractions, from coworkers to texts and emails to enticing Web headlines. The good news is Skynet has not taken over yet; we can still control the machines and manipulate them to not hinder our concentration.
Whether it’s to prepare for fall classes or simply to get ready for the future of learning, here are six strategies for effective remote teaching and learning–important ways to help yourself and your students thrive in a remote learning environment.
She is an amazing teacher who is ready to quit the job she has loved for 20 years. She was honored just a few years ago as one of the best teachers in her area. But why do good teachers quit?