The highly fluctuating learning environment caused by the pandemic can be difficult for kids who thrive under stability. Being at home presents challenges with distractions and the difficulty of separating learning time from play and quiet time, as well as Zoom fatigue.
As we move from the classroom to the living room, there are a few tips and tricks educators can use to keep kids engaged and on-track, while also providing visual and collaborative learning environments that cater to a wide range of learning styles. The goal is to make online learning engaging and stimulating for kids. Instead of trying to replicate what we would normally do in a classroom setting, we need to adjust our teaching and learning styles to this new environment.