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Is Tutoring Key to Combating COVID-19 Slide?

Disruptions to student learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have set the stage for widespread learning loss, often referred to as the COVID-19 slide. Students of color and disadvantaged students are likely to be the hardest hit. Research suggests that tutoring may be one of the most effective tools for combating the learning loss. Join us to discuss how tutoring programs are being deployed and the impact they can have on student learning.

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  1. The audience will gain a deeper understanding of the research behind tutoring programs.
  2. The audience will discuss how tutoring programs can be implemented.
  3. The audience will discuss tutoring programs as a tool for closing the achievement gap.



Thomas Rodgers, Director, Whiteboard Advisors

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  • Tags: COVID-19, K-12 education
  • Event: EDU
  • Format: Converse
  • Track: Practice & Pedagogy
  • Session Focus Area
  • Level: Basic Understanding
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