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Ep 78: Khan Academy closes the digital divide; 2020 National Teacher of the Year

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Ryan Kairalla
Sarah Boulos Fye

Ep 78: Khan Academy closes the digital divide; 2020 National Teacher of the Year

Don't just listen, join the conversation! Tweet us at @AcademicaMedia or with the hashtag #BigIdeasinEducation with questions or new topics you want to see discussed.  This week, Sarah shares an article that talks about the role that Khan Academy is playing in closing the digital divide and democratizing learning amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Ryan celebrates the new National Teacher of the Year, Tabatha Rosproy, and her innovative Pre-K program located inside a retirement facility. Tune in!  Article: https://qz.com/1857486/how-khan-academy-hopes-to-reduce-covid-19s-impact-on-education/ http://neatoday.org/2020/05/21/national-teacher-of-the-year-tabatha-rosproy Hosts: Ryan Kairalla (@ryankair); Sarah Boulos Fye (@readwithfye) Producer: Ross Ulysse

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