By aretzlaff
May 6, 2020

3 Ways to do Virtual Graduation on Striv

We know your school, students, and parents are missing graduation, but here’s how you can help! Below, we’ve listed 3 ways that you can still give seniors and their families the graduation recognition they deserve. 1.Record and edit your virtual…

By aretzlaff
May 5, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 9

In this episode, Eric and Sara catch up with Megan Hunter, discussing topics like missing students, working from home, and her advice to other teachers.

By aretzlaff
April 30, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 8

In this episode, Neile Anderson talks about her students’ projects, life on the farm during quarantine, and living close to a hotspot for COVID-19.  

By aretzlaff
April 24, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 7

Some great insight from Shelia during our chat on how Bloomfield handled remote learning, including teaching a regular school day entirely on Zoom! Also the connections being able to see each other every day has led to and how she…

By aretzlaff
April 17, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 6

Long time friend of Striv, Rod Havens, checks in with us this week and he reflects on his family’s situation, watching the connection and growth of students and some great advice for teachers and admin during this COVID-19 pandemic.

By aretzlaff
April 15, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 5

Our fifth Educators Chat brings us our first out of state interview!  Katie joins us from Hesston, Kansas and shares a fresh perspective to the current situation of school, and how she and other teachers connect with students is important,…

By aretzlaff
April 9, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 4

In Episode 4, Sara and Eric chat with James Reed, technology specialist at Holdrege. Hear some great positive stories coming from the school and community, how the administration and teachers are working together during the pandemic, and the Dusters’ plan…

By aretzlaff
April 7, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 3

In this episode, Sara and Eric talk with Matt Hinkel of Northwest High School in Grand Island. They talk about the transition to e-learning, how he’s engaging his creative students, and how he’s trying to learn during this time.

By aretzlaff
April 2, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 2

 In our 2nd Educators Chat, Levi Loofe of York talks about how he and his family are handling quarantine (yard work!), how online teaching is going (so different, even as a technology teacher!), and a coach’s perspective of what “social…

By aretzlaff
March 31, 2020

Educators Chat: Episode 1

Welcome to “Educators Chat!” During this crazy time of the COVID-19 crisis, we wanted to create a space for teachers where they can share their stories about what’s going on in their school and community. In today’s episode we spoke…