Blue Valley School Buzz: Accelerated Learning – slowing down to catch up

Sometimes, it’s important to slow down before you speed up. This is especially important in addressing the needs of Blue Valley students as they recover from the effects of the pandemic. In the district’s latest BV unmuted podcast, Superintendent Dr. Tonya Merrigan visits with Deputy Superintendent Dr. Katie Collier and Director of Academic Achievement and Accountability Adam Wade. They discuss the efforts of Blue Valley teachers and administrators as they connect with students to grow their minds and their hearts during this year of recovery including:

  • The impact of the pandemic on schools
  • How Blue Valley assesses student learning
  • Ways in which the district is meeting the learning needs of students
  • What does accelerating learning mean
  • Advice for families

Listen to the Accelerating Learning: Slowing Down to Catch Up podcast online.