We all know that one great teacher can change a child’s life. The last year has completely upended education in America and underlined something we already knew: teachers need much better tools and more support to forge deeper connections with their students. From video journals that make it easier for teachers to help students reflect and grow, to online resources designed to help build resilience or manage stress, technology’s role is evolving through collaboration and iteration among educators, learning scientists, and technologists.
Last week, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), Priscilla Chan, spoke to Dan Domenech, Executive Director of the School Superintendents Association at AASA’s Virtual Annual Conference to discuss CZI’s work to bring educators, researchers, and technology experts together – translating the best learning science and development research into practice – to meet the needs of the whole child. Watch here.