Teaching first grade students during a pandemic
Last updated 12/15/2020 at 8:31pm
Highland Park Early Primary School first grade teacher DaNelle Bakke said that since COVID-19 hit, her job has become "challenging, yet so gratifying."
She said she has had to find ways to actively engage students, teach concepts from a screen and organize the students entire learning days.
"The organization of making sure that the kids have all of the supplies in from of them for a week at a time means that I have to know what we will be doing every minute of that week well ahead of time," Bakke said. "It is a fun challenge, though. When I see the kiddos learning and making progress wi...