A (remote) day in the life of NYC third graders
Chalkbeat has an interesting look at a day in the life of a 3rd grader in NYC.
“Nearly a year after the pandemic changed learning for the city’s roughly 960,000 public school students, Chalkbeat took a look at a day in the lives of 8- and 9-year-olds from all five boroughs to compare how they are weathering online school alongside their families. What we found is that remote learning — whether it’s full-time, a few days a week, or intermittent during building shutdowns — can be draining and disheartening. But there can be improvement, moments of connection, and hope.
Third graders occupy a gray area when it comes to managing remote learning independently. While many can navigate devices more easily than those in younger grades, others have some difficulty, and reading can still pose significant barriers.”
Read the full article at: https://ny.chalkbeat.org/2021/2/21/22291463/nyc-remote-learning-third-grade-moms
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