How to build a virtual classroom and structure your children’s day

k12 | March 16, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is sparking school closures all across the United States. It’s impacting more than 37 million public school students in at least 37 States so far. So how can parents create a virtual school day at home?
Fox News spoke with the Director of Leadership Development at K12 online schooling, Joel Medley and his children Brandt and Campbell.
Joel offered some practical virtual learning tips for parents to help ensure that their students don’t fall behind in their education while they’re at home for the next few weeks:

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Today’s K-12 students are true digital natives. They are accustomed to technology and engaging through sophisticated, fast, consumer-friendly applications available anytime and anywhere. This makes it more challenging for teachers to catch and hold students’ attention. And with increasing emphasis on the value of teamwork and collaborative learning, educators are looking for better ways to help students engage with each other and with their teachers in the classroom. Download this white paper to learn how active learning environments are addressing these issues.

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