virtual learning

The new normal in teaching

Area educators discuss experiences, lessons learned as a result of the pandemic

On Friday, March 13, 2020, the world of education was flipped upside down.

At the time, virtual learning was a convenient option for students who wished to dual enroll or take on a course through platforms such as Michigan Virtual High School or Apex Learning. While many schools were transitioning to becoming 1-to-1 with devices and students, little thought was given to transitioning an entire school year to a virtual platform.