“Please Do a Bad Job…” Highlighted in The Chronicle of Higher Ed

Thanks to Beth McMurtie for reporting on efforts to pivot to remote teaching that are compassionate, reasonable, and realistic. This is part of a larger discussion about the culture of overwork, presence bleed, precarious labor, and more that will likely happen in higher ed as we continue into an economic crisis.

The illustration above is of a woman’s face in blue, different parts of it appearing on five different devices against a pink background. David Plunkett’s illustration captures so well, I think, the demands educators are facing to balance the needs of different audiences–and how we often lose sight of the bigger picture and ourselves in the process.

Read her whole article here.

 

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