Not all students are the same, and some students need more than online chats to continue learning from home in this pandemic.
Following the March spring break, BC high school and elementary students have been continuing their schooling from home. Teachers are still available to provide online support.
Cierra Ritchat is eight years old and has Hyperactive Down syndrome. Hyperactive down syndrome is a form of down syndrome, that causes her to be easily distracted, while also having difficulty with comprehension. To help, Cierra is using other forms of learning comprehension and communication, like sign language and touch screen tablets that can pronounce words for her.
For her mother Sherri Ritchat, it’s been hard for Cierra to learn from home.