A Virtual School Survival Guide For Teachers, By Teachers

Teacher Learning Survival Guide
Katherine Nagasawa, Getty Images / WBEZ
Teacher Learning Survival Guide
Katherine Nagasawa, Getty Images / WBEZ

A Virtual School Survival Guide For Teachers, By Teachers

This fall, we’ve been following Chicago-area educators as they navigate teaching remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. For most of them, the transition to virtual learning came with completely new challenges — and required creative solutions.

As winter break approaches, we asked them to reflect on what they’ve learned. Here’s advice for teachers, written by teachers, on everything from working with parents to managing burnout.

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Katherine Nagasawa is WBEZ’s audience engagement producer. Follow her @Kat_Nagasawa. Libby Berry is a digital producer at WBEZ. Follow her @libbyaberry.