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  • Tracy McDiarmid

    July 9, 2020 at 5:38 pm

    Upstream thinking reminds me of anticipating student misconceptions, but it also takes in student’s previous experiences, their mood on a given day, since we are talking about online learning, what might be going on at home that could distract them. In visiting the homes of some of my students during the school closure I noticed many students were responsible for younger siblings, cleaning the house, preparing food, and there were many people in one house or apartment that they shared space with and these other individuals were not always quiet and the space they had for doing independent learning was minimal because of the others that took up space. These are all things that will effect or affect student learning