Connect to Learning

A selection of online resources

In this section, you will find a variety of online resources that include short articles, blogs and videos. These resources, which will be updated weekly, address aspects related to the work educational leaders, teachers and learning support educators.

ALL EDUCATORS: The coronavirus pandemic is reshaping education

LEADERS: Leading Through a Pandemic

A series of readings

TEACHERS: Teaching in the Time of Coronavirus - Meet the Teachers

First in a series of five videos, we hear from teachers across the country who share their experiences in adapting to new teaching environments due to the coronavirus pandemic.

LEADERS: Leading a school during lockdown

Leading in difficult, challenging and unprecedented times – where there is no predictability, no certainty and potentially no end in sight – requires a different type of leadership, a different form of leadership practice.

ALL EDUCATORS: Supporting SEND pupils during the Covid-19 pandemic at the British Embassy School Ankara

Even a quick online search of ‘how to help pupils with SEND’ during this difficult period reveals that there is not much information out there. While schools across the world struggle to adapt to distance learning, SEND pupils and their parents face even bigger challenges.

LEADERS: Well-being - looking after students, teachers and parents

Virtual schooling poses a wide range of challenges which should be not underestimated - not least to the social and mental well-being of all. Everybody is having to deal with increased levels of stress: parents who have lost jobs and income, family members who are ill, some have died, and everyone dealing in their different ways with physical and social distancing.

ALL EDUCATORS: Three ways for educators to practice social emotional learning

With schools and businesses closed all around the world, many of us are learning to cope with the challenges of being socially isolated at home. At the same time, parents and educators are trying to figure out what they can feasibly teach at home with limited resources and sometimes limited content expertise.

LEADERS: Tips for coping with the corona virus pandemic

As headteacher Darren Morgan copes with looking after his school during the corona virus pandemic, he shares his 7 tips for headteachers and leaders on how to face this incredibly challenging situation.

TEACHERS: 10 strategies for online learning during a corona virus outbreak

As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread, schools around the globe are shifting to online learning in an effort to slow the spread of the disease.

ALL EDUCATORS: I Would Rather Be at School

We asked students, from kindergarten to 12th grade, what it’s like to learn from home. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words — and drawings

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