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Educational Issues and Challenges Facing Children in Care, Foster Parents and Teachers during COVID-19

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
11:00 am12:30 pm

Molly Uhe and Erin Saxton will present a training on current educational issues and challenges facing children in care, foster parents and teachers during COVID-19. They will discuss the ways teachers are trying to keep children engaged in learning and how they are being particularly aware of the stress children and families are under during this time. They will discuss how remote learning may be effecting future learning as we move into the summer and fall. Please submit any specific questions you may have in advance to do that they can provide the most up to date answers.

Presenters are: Molly Uhe, Ed. S. Deputy Director of Education and Transition Services, Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.
Erin Saxton, Illinois State Board of Education, consultant, Special Education Surrogate Program/CASA volunteer.

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