Shawnee Mission teachers get proactive in approaches to continued learning amid COVID-19 pandemic

SM North visual art teacher Alexis Burdick is using Facebook to livestream drawing classes with her three daughters Clara (center), Bria and Adya (not pictured). Photo submitted

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Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and a state order to shut school buildings, local teachers won’t be back in the classroom next week as they’d expected. But educators are already coming up with ways to connect with students through digital platforms.