5th Marianas History Conference Day 4 - 6

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Elementary Teacher in Guam

A Pandemic Reflection

By Marian Grace Huavas

Finegayan Elementary School

Abstract: This presentation is a reflection of a first year teacher, teaching in Guam during Covid-19 pandemic school year 2020-2021. This presentation focuses on the daily hardships, strife, issues and problems that are magnified and intensified during the beginning and the ongoing school year. The presentation tackles the gravity of teaching responsibilities during the pandemic and the creative solutions that teacher’s employed to reach out and provide the students of Guam the education they need. This is a story of emotional hardship, educational perseverance, and dedication to learning.

Zoom Recording