Commentary: Bright side of COVID: Parents are thinking of new ways to teach kids (Feb. 9, 2022)
February 9, 2022
By Kathryn Hickok
Oregon students are now half-way through their third school year since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
Here in Oregon and around the country, families have struggled to keep their children engaged with their education, under difficult circumstances. As Oregon moves forward, now is the time to put more choices in the hands of parents so children can learn in the ways that work best for them.
During the pandemic school closures, many parents tried new schools, resources, and education approaches. In the process, they discovered fresh perspectives on how their children learn b...