Essay: We Opened Up Mental Health Services to All Our Students, Families and Teachers During the Pandemic
Shantelle D. Wright
June 17, 2020
Educators are working hard to keep scholars engaged and provide quality education under extremely challenging circumstances. As we planned for distance learning, supporting families, and making remote classrooms as easy as possible for parents was our main priority. We saw it as our duty to help, not only with educational support but also emotional support and general assistance. During the coronavirus pandemic, we have had to invent new ways to keep our educational promise to our scholars, while providing added support for our families under stress.