online learning

Exercise
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Suzanne Monaghan
August 10, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Many parents are already overwhelmed with how to keep their kids on track academically this fall. But one subject can actually improve students’ performance, concentration and mood while they are learning remotely. Read more here.
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Mike Krauser
August 06, 2020 - 6:17 pm
The Springfield School District has been getting a fair amount of flak from parents over a dress code for remote learning. In particular, the handbook says students should not wear pajamas during online sessions.
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The School District of Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
July 28, 2020 - 4:21 pm
After hearing loud criticism of his hybrid back-to-school plan, Superintendent William Hite now says Philadelphia schools will have an all-digital start to the new year. Read more here.
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School District of Philadelphia Board
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Mike DeNardo
July 24, 2020 - 12:07 pm
The School District of Philadelphia has pushed for a hybrid of online and in-person classes, but more than 100 parents, students, teachers and principals ripped the plan to shreds at Thursday night’s marathon school board meeting, overwhelmingly calling for an all-digital return to classes this...
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Online school instruction
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Mike DeNardo
July 23, 2020 - 2:03 pm
Philadelphia School District parents concerned about COVID-19 are already choosing the new all-digital learning option for their children this fall. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
July 15, 2020 - 9:12 am
The School District of Philadelphia says most students will be on site only two days per week in the fall as a part of its reopening plan. Class instruction will follow a "hybrid model" — part online and part in-person. And the first day of class has been piushed out to Sept. 2. Read the latest...
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Mike DeNardo
July 14, 2020 - 8:00 am
The Philadelphia School District is expected to release its back-to-school plan this week, and the teachers union wants to be sure the plan addresses members' concerns over COVID-19. The union is issuing its own back-to-school recommendations Tuesday. Read more here.
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Online school instruction
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Suzanne Monaghan
July 06, 2020 - 1:32 pm
School districts across the country are still figuring out how to safely reopen in the fall while also trying to account for different degrees of student learning loss, as they may have regressed with online instruction during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Mike DeNardo
July 02, 2020 - 1:55 pm
Results from a new School District of Philadelphia survey shows teachers and parents prefer a back-to-school plan that has students attending classes in person on alternating days. The findings differ from teachers union survey results released on Monday. Read more here.
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Online learning
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Mike DeNardo
June 29, 2020 - 12:42 pm
A new survey of Philadelphia teachers shows that most prefer a schedule of alternating weeks of in-person and virtual education when classes resume after the COVID-19 shutdown. Read more here.
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