It’s Not About Online Learning: A Reflection on the “New Normal” in Education (Part 1)

Much has been written about the new normal in the society as the COVID-19 Pandemic continues to spread in different countries around the world. The new normal will involve higher levels of health precautions. Fearing another wave of infections, governments will continue to enforce strict measures to contain the spread of the virus. Digital technology [...]

Voices Around the Globe: Reflection on the Global Online Meeting on “Teaching in the Era of the Pandemic”

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to share my reflections, observations, and recommendations on the effect of the COVD-19 Pandemic in the Philippines in a global online meeting: "Teaching in the Era of the Pandemic" convened and hosted by Senator and former Education Minister Esteban Bullrich of Argentina and global education leader, Vikas Pota. On my [...]