Navigating Change Upcoming Virtual Learning Sessions

Military Child Education Coalition
MCEC COVID-19 Support for Our Community.

Life for military families and children, and the educators who support them, has changed drastically. MCEC offers supportive resources, including the upcoming learning sessions listed here, to help parents and educators adjust and move forward in times of uncertainty.

Upcoming Sessions for the Week of March 30 – April 3

Session 4 | Making Behavior Management Positive
Monday, March 30, 1:00 pm CST
Skillful behavior management encourages students to repeat positive behavior. By being attentive, mindful of our reactions, setting high expectations and offering positive feedback, we can set the stage for the behaviors we want our students to display. In this session, we’ll examine some proactive measures educators can take to encourage a collaborative virtual classroom dynamic while building student-teacher relationships that inspire kindness and hope.   

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Parent to Parent Webinar | Adapting to a Virtual Learning Environment 
Wednesday, April 1, 11:00 am CST – Sponsored by USAF CYES
A virtual learning environment is a new experience for many military-connected children. In this webinar, we will identify the challenges of virtual learning, followed by a discussion of balancing learning in a home setting. We will also share best practices for school-aged children and youth to help create a successful virtual learning experience.   

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Session 5 | Successful Digital Teaching and Learning
Wednesday, April 1, 1:00 pm CST
The student-teacher relationship is the heart of education, so how can we set out to make digital teaching and learning successful during this time of social distancing?  Studies show that online learning can improve student outcomes by increasing motivation, engagement, and collaboration.  As we all embrace this unique opportunity to enhance and transform student learning, join us for this exciting look at the essentials needed to make the shift from traditional classroom instruction.

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Session 6 | Creating Confidence in the Midst of Unknown
Friday, April 3, 1:00 pm CST
With the changes that are occurring due to COVID-19, children are especially susceptible to confusion and fear. Building confidence can seem a daunting task, but educators can help alleviate worry and build resilience by implementing a hopeful and positive approach to future planning. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn powerful ways to build and exemplify resilience while cultivating confidence in a rapidly changing environment.

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