Learning to Teach Digitally
We often focus on the students of the new wave of digital learning that has spread across America because of the Pandemic, but what about the teachers/professors. From kindergarten through college, educators need to learn how to teach digitally. It is like a board game in that for the teacher/professor to win, she or he has to stay one step ahead of their students.
Pressure from the Board Game of Digital Teaching
Educators are under a lot of pressure in this board game. And Ben adds another layer of necessary ingredients to go into their toolkits:
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin
Despite needing to go the digital route, teachers need to be more interactive than ever with their students per the Benjamin Franklin quote (which is based on a similar Confucius saying).
Posts Across America
From around the web today, we have a couple of site posts you may be interested in. For example DIYdigi.com takes a look at the ever changing digital landscape.
From the Educator’s Perspective
At the new website/blog How to do Online Marketing, we connect you to another post from today on the topic of digital education from the educator’s perspective.
The Coronavirus has Changed Education
And finally, another educational site called How to Get New Customers, features today a brief post about a new way of teaching that has come about because of COVID-19.