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Homeschooling and self-learning

Teaching is a huge job and cannot be improvised. Parents need support and tools. And kids need to learn how to self-educate themselves.

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Tips on how to teach for parents, understanding that the situation is challenging for all of us and that parents cannot be improvised teachers.

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Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?

I understood how important it is to acknowledge the impact this entire situation may have on the kids, and allow them time and space to adjust.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

I shared the advice to my own parents and their friends, who all have kids at home.

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • National Government
  • News: Television
  • News: Digital
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • Word of Mouth

What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?

Amongst the missing information, I'd say we miss information about mental well-being, and what support is available. Information about teaching would be great too, like how should or could parents help their children.

What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?

People with mental health disorders are not included in today's information. The amount of news we all have to keep up to is a lot. The information should not take over everything else. We should have more diverse informations.

Kids are not addressed in the situation either. It is hard for them to fully relate and understand the bigger picture.

What is your current profession?

Student

In what city are you located?

Nantes

In what country are you located?

France

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