Remote learning for K-12 students is fantastic. Children sit attentively at the kitchen table in front of their laptops, absorbed in digital lessons, while you, their harried parents, zoom into conference calls. Listening from a friendly distance, you can hear that an entire school day experience is being delivered to your child through a screen, complete with class participation, formative assessments and graded assignments.
Yeah. Just kidding.
Those who have studied online learning say this is not how remote learning plays out, even without the dual jolts of a world-wide pandemic and global recession. The burden of educating kids is now falling squarely on the shoulders of parents...………………..