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Day 6 Slice of LIfe – Geniushour Chat and a Challenge

I woke up at 3:00 a.m. this morning. Hmmm…Will I go back to sleep? I wondered. I didn’t think so, but I brought my pillow and alarm clock out to the living room. I got myself cozy reclining on the Lazy Boy and tried to sleep for another hour. I couldn’t, so I sat up… Read more Day 6 Slice of LIfe – Geniushour Chat and a Challenge

Day 5 – Slice of Life – Time for Creativity

I am becoming sedentary. I can’t help it. I sit at this table for what our school is calling the Virtual Learning Initiative. The virtual learning is coming along, and still I sit. How can I walk and answer emails at the same time? Hmm…that reminds me! Maybe an aerobic exerciser hooked to my table… Read more Day 5 – Slice of Life – Time for Creativity

Day 4 Slice of Life – Navigating Two Languages in a Meeting

Today I sat again, at the same desk-table I hardly ever leave these days. This time in a Zoom meeting with teachers to discuss how to assess young children who are home learning with their parents. Coordinators took turns asking questions of the administration from their department. The principal would answer English questions in English.… Read more Day 4 Slice of Life – Navigating Two Languages in a Meeting

Day 2 Slice of My Life Dwindling Away at this Dining Table

OK, when they said we would have school cancelled for two weeks, I thought, “we can do this.” It will be boring, but it will be a time to catch up. Instead, my first online lesson was so complicated, creative, fun, etc.–I thought at the time–that it was almost impossibly difficult for some of my… Read more Day 2 Slice of My Life Dwindling Away at this Dining Table