20 Best Practices for Remote Learning in K–12

Naveed Husain, from Teachers College, Columbia University, outlines 20 best practices for educators thrust into the remote-learning journey. The list includes:

  • Be as present as possible through video
  • Make active learning a priority in the virtual classroom
  • Use a wired internet connection rather than WiFi
  • Record lessons for videos on demand
  • Use larger fonts and sizes when screen sharing
  • Post all assignments early, and be flexible with due dates
  • Prepare for technical difficulties
  • Have students share something special from their homes