Research continues to point to education as the golden ticket to elevating lives and opportunities. The national conversation on what comprises quality education continues as a pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the entire world. In seeking to better understand the new balance of work and life, questions around how to cope persist as we share with our friends and anyone who might listen as frustrations grow.
In our weekly conversation, REfresh, (Wednesdays @noon), two inspiring education advocates, Rachael Tutwiler Fortune, the President of the Jacksonville Public Education Fund and Monika Kincheloe, a Senior Director of America’s Promise, shared ways we can better cope and actively participate in achieving our collective goals of an improved education experience, for students and ourselves. Here were some great takeaways:
1. Academic Learning is not our only form of learning
COVID is teaching us a lot. Understanding that academic learning is just part of