Teacher takes classroom outside via video
November 18, 2020
On a brisk autumn morning, as fog clung to the hillsides, Natural Resources Instructor Blake Manley drove out to Holley, heading to a property on Crawfordsville Drive.
Brian Murray, a pre-sale forester for Cascade Timber Consulting, was already there, ready for their work that day: filming.
Since the summer, Manley has been working on a video series for his career and technical training class: "Manley Jobs."
Manley said the coronavirus pandemic has been really hard on his students, especially since they have to learn remotely. Many of the teens in his classes are drawn to hands-on learning...