Happy Friday! Just a quickish note to let you know of three worthwhile events about remote learning in the coming days. Plus, check your email- CPS just sent a survey about child supervision during remote learning; we've linked to the survey below.
Remote Learning Events
1) Reimagine Remote Learning
Sat, Aug 22 | 10:30AM-12PM | Via Zoom | Register here | Spanish translation will be provided
Hosted by RYH and Logan Square Neighborhood Association (LSNA)
Parents, students, educators! Join us! We’ll have an overview of both the LSNA Reimagine Remote Learning statement and the RYH Parent Perspectives on Remote Learning and Back to School as well as break out sessions to hear from YOU about reimagining remote learning!
2) Youth Panel
Sat, Aug 22 | 1-2:30PM | Via Zoom | Register at link here
Hosted by Chi Student Pandemic Response and Chicago Teachers Union
Join CPS students & educators as they recount their online efforts demanding an equitable grading policy for all students.
3) Early Childhood Educators Break Down CPS Remote Learning Framework
Mon, Aug 24 | 4PM | Via Zoom | Register here
Hosted by Chicago Teachers Union
Members of the CTU's Early Childhood Education will break down what the CPS Remote Learning framework means for CPS teachers and parents of young students. The committee will identify the shortcomings of CPS' proposal, lay out a set of alternative principles, take your questions, and ask for your help in fighting to improve how CPS has so far envisioned the coming school year.
Find even more upcoming events & news in our weekly email newsletter sent Wed, Aug 19.
CPS Survey for Need: Supervision of Children During Remote Learning/ Encuesta: Supervisión de niños durante el aprendizaje remoto
CPS sent an email to parents at 12:50PM today, Aug 21. Currently, we can not find this email posted on the CPS website nor on their social media. Here's RYH tweeting the email here, here's a link to the email on the RYH public Facebook page, and here's a webview of the CPS email here.
Here's a direct link to the parent survey: Survey for Need: Supervision of Children During Remote Learning/ Encuesta: Supervisión de niños durante el aprendizaje remoto
If you are interested in potential assistance, please complete the survey by Friday, August 28, at 5 p.m.