New programs find ways to foster student resilience
The Hechinger Report
FEBRUARY 22, 2019
Megan Nickels, PedsAcademy founder, helps Ella Greene build a robotic version of her dog. Last November, toward the end of Ella’s year of treatment, PedsAcademy opened at the hospital, bringing virtual reality field trips, robots and math lessons that didn’t feel like school. “I And she’s in the process of building a robotic version of her dog, River. Schools can use technology to help level the playing field by expanding all students’ networks.