Vision A Little Blurrier Than Last Year? Eye Doctors Say Screen Time Might Be The CulpritThe American Academy of Pediatrics recommends taking frequent breaks from staring at a screen and spending as much time outside as possible.
Chino Hills Junior Running For Student Body President Brings Remote Learning Set-Up To CampusAll dressed up with nowhere to go, Chino Hills High School junior Riese Ili went back to school Monday.
Survey Sheds Light On Distance Learning Troubles Facing Students, TeachersA survey conducted by Educators for Excellence-Los Angeles, a teacher-led organization, and the USC Rossier School of Education found that 94% of teachers surveyed said students have been less engaged.
Los Alamitos High School Reverts To Distance Learning Due To Increased Number Of Students Exposed To COVID-19Los Alamitos High School will return to distance learning starting Wednesday with a plan of returning to in-person instruction on Jan. 14, 2021. Elementary and middle school students in the district will continue their hybrid, in-person schedule.
San Bernardino City Unified Schools To Keep Students In Distance Learning Through June 2021San Bernardino City Unified School District’s Board of Education voted Tuesday to keep all its students in distance learning through June 2021 due to the spike in COVID-19 infections throughout the area.
Parents Turning To Tutoring As Students Continue To Face Pressures Of Online LearningMany parents are turning to tutors to help children cope with distance learning, and some free to low-cost options are also available to help students.
Parents Sue LAUSD Over Distance Learning PlanThe parents are calling on a judge to issue a preliminary injunction to stop the district from continuing with its distance learning plan until changes are made.
California State University Campuses, Long Beach Schools To Keep Distance Learning Into 2021Distance learning will continue into the new year for Cal State University campuses and Long Beach schools.
Families Of Children With Special Needs Struggle To Adjust To Distance Learning, Lack Of Health ServicesIt’s a trying time for families with young children, but families of children with special needs feel especially hard hit with both remote learning and most health services online.
Boys & Girls Club Of Hollywood Helping Kids Navigate School OnlineStaffers at the Boys & Girls Club are not teaching students, but are instead providing a safe place and some support navigating online classes for children who don’t have internet at home or have parents who work outside the home.
Long Beach Unified To Hold Meeting Discussing Upcoming School YearThe Long Beach Unified School District is set to hold a closed-door meeting Wednesday to discuss plans for the upcoming school year.
Most Ventura County Schools To Begin New School Year Entirely OnlineVentura Unified, Moorpark Unified, Ojai Unified and Mesa Union school districts as well as Ventura Charter School have not yet announced their plans.
Parents Develop 'Learning Pods' To Facilitate Virtual Instruction As New School Year ApproachesRebecca Gabor is the mom of 6-year-old twin girls. She and her husband both have full-time jobs, but also took on the role of educator during the three months that schools were shut down due to COVID-19.
LAUSD Teams Up With Celebrities, Snapchat For Virtual Book ClubAt the end of each episode, students are given a link to download a free digital copy of the book.