1 hr 11 min

The Extra Dimension #56: Distance Learning The Extra Dimension

    • Technology

Episode summary



00:00:00 | Intro

00:03:04 | Models used at Minnesota Virtual Schools

Online School in Minnesota | Grades 6-12 |

Minnesota Virtual Schools

00:08:57 | Models used at Harding

00:18:04 | By the numbers

Failing grades are way up in the Twin Cities’

public schools, especially for students of color

00:23:13 | How prepared were schools

Schools Already Struggled With Cybersecurity. Then

Came Covid-19 | WIRED

00:28:08 | How prepared were families

Tool Library builds 600 desks for students

learning at home – StarTribune.com

00:31:10 | How prepared were teachers

00:36:31 | Classroom management





* Safety and Engagement Features in Google Meet –

The Keyword

* Chirping smoke detectors disrupting virtual

classes – The Washington Post





00:42:14 | Building community

Here I am: Buck – Google Slides

00:45:23 | Surveillance, proctoring tests

00:47:18 | How would this have gone 10 years ago?

00:52:47 | The Flipped Classroom

01:00:54 | Snow days

A Crime Against Childhood – YouTube

01:04:01 | Final thoughts, personal news

01:09:13 | Outro



Connect With The Nexus



* Discuss this episode on our Subreddit

* Support us on Patreon



Attributions



* Inspired / Kevin MacLeod



Copyright

The Extra Dimension is released under a Creative Commons — Attribution 4.0 International license. Feel free to use any or all of it as long as you link back to https://thenexus.tv/ted56.

Episode summary



00:00:00 | Intro

00:03:04 | Models used at Minnesota Virtual Schools

Online School in Minnesota | Grades 6-12 |

Minnesota Virtual Schools

00:08:57 | Models used at Harding

00:18:04 | By the numbers

Failing grades are way up in the Twin Cities’

public schools, especially for students of color

00:23:13 | How prepared were schools

Schools Already Struggled With Cybersecurity. Then

Came Covid-19 | WIRED

00:28:08 | How prepared were families

Tool Library builds 600 desks for students

learning at home – StarTribune.com

00:31:10 | How prepared were teachers

00:36:31 | Classroom management





* Safety and Engagement Features in Google Meet –

The Keyword

* Chirping smoke detectors disrupting virtual

classes – The Washington Post





00:42:14 | Building community

Here I am: Buck – Google Slides

00:45:23 | Surveillance, proctoring tests

00:47:18 | How would this have gone 10 years ago?

00:52:47 | The Flipped Classroom

01:00:54 | Snow days

A Crime Against Childhood – YouTube

01:04:01 | Final thoughts, personal news

01:09:13 | Outro



Connect With The Nexus



* Discuss this episode on our Subreddit

* Support us on Patreon



Attributions



* Inspired / Kevin MacLeod



Copyright

The Extra Dimension is released under a Creative Commons — Attribution 4.0 International license. Feel free to use any or all of it as long as you link back to https://thenexus.tv/ted56.

1 hr 11 min

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