COVID Update: Finding time for a smile

March 29, 2020

Like almost all North American schools (and many around the world), we’ve had to switch the way we teach and learn due to the Covid-19 pandemic. That means significant increases in the use of technology, and in demand for support around those technologies. In a series of posts, we have been sharing some visualizations of those changes.

Today, however, I wanted to take a moment to pause, and remember that, despite the daily dose of unhappy covid news, and the grind of work that so many of my colleagues are putting in to keep the teaching and learning going, it is important to remember our mental health, and take a moment to smile, and maybe even laugh.

Here are some wonderful videos my colleagues have been sharing with each other, trying to keep our collective spirits afloat: