Remote Learning Checklist
Trying times brings out the best in us. Ready or not, all the students and educators are forced to transition to online learning mode. The technology to recreate a classroom environment is amazing. The thought of giving up the brick and mortal classroom for a pixelated classroom is unnerving. While the prospects of learning online may sound daunting, it need not be complicated. Many adapt to the online learning environment, others may not. Therefore, when there are no other options, it is necessary to try this new learning method. Have Fun, because this pandemic will end soon.
Ready or Not: Make it work
Fortunately, the school board has already provided you with a timetable. Just follow it.
Tell your family members you are ‘at school learning’
Workspace And Essentials
A study desk with enough room for a computer, printer (optional), Proper lighting, preferably natural light, An ergonomic chair and enough storage space
Your bed, living room couch, and kitchen table are not ideal locations
Current generation computers are equipped with a camera, microphone and a speaker. You do not need any fancy software tools.
Wired connections are more reliable and faster. Everyday browsing takes less internet resources compared to learning online. Therefore, when everyone is coming online to learn expect slow internet speed, intermittent connection, audio, video failures. Remember you are not the only one affected.