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Archived Webinar

Starting the School Year in a Blended/Distance Learning Setting – Building Relationships with Students and Families

Recorded on August 25, 2020

This archived webinar was sponsored by the Region 13 Comprehensive Center at WestEd, in collaboration with the New Mexico Public Education Department

Learn how educators can build relationships with students and their families in blended and distance learning environments.

The following topics are addressed in this webinar:

  • The need for home-school connections during distance learning
  • Challenges for home-school communication and learning support
  • Ideas and resources that aid in building relationships with students, families, and caregivers of English learners

This is the first of a 14-part webinar series designed to support multilingual and English learner students in distance learning settings.

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Webinar Presenter(s):

Ann Swickard ELD Elementary District Coach, Albuquerque Public Schools
Mayra Valtierrez New Mexico Public Education Department

Materials from the Webinar