New Podcast - Learning in Lockdown

July 20, 2020 4:00 PM

In part one we find out how some local parents summoned their inner teacher after the country's schools were locked down. Our guests share their stories of veering off-syllabus with DIY science experiments and conference-call mishaps, to the vast differences in support provided by different schools. A huge thanks to Karen, Heidi, Jacqui, Amanda and Claire for sharing their home-schooling wins, a newfound appreciation for teachers and concerns for the future.

Liberal lockdown podcast logoIn part two we continue with the topic of schools but from the view of a local educator and current Woking Borough Councillor for Mount Hermon, Liam Lyons. Differences in access to technology, the impact on exams, returning to school and empowering teachers are just some of the topics we discussed with our guest. Tune in hear about the transition back from bedrooms to classrooms.

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