What if School Did Not Exist?
Education is being disrupted in real time and basic assumptions about “school” are rightly being questioned. Co-Founder of The Education Game, Dr. Scott Van Beck, leads a new blog series we call “What if…?” Each discussion will compel readers to explore basic assumptions about education that may no longer apply. This week’s question: “What if schools did not exist?” We welcome your comments.
Alief School District is Starting School Virtually. But Virtual School is not “School-at-Home”
Despite State of Texas restrictions, Alief School District is starting the year virtually. But the difference between “Virtual School” and “School-at-Home” is massive. Let’s get parents ready to instruct at home. Whatever happens, better prepared parents will help kids succeed.
Fear-Less This Fall: A Parent Story
Every parent is feeling afraid. Their fear comes, in part, because they have not clearly defined their risks and developed mitigation strategies. Here is one parent’s story.