In 2020, the rampant new coronavirus posesa new challenge to education. All the teachers in the fourth grade group of theprimary school Huamei International School tackle the difficulties head-on, searchingan innovating teaching way to bring students a new experience. Their effortsare highly praised by students and parents. Under the epidemic, life is thebest education. With the guidance of teachers, the fourth grade children getused to online learning, becoming self-disciplined, persistent and optimistic. Thispandemic also brings all parents an unprecedented experience. They have to dealwith lots of conflicts with their naughty kids who stay at home for a longtime. Teachers also make lots of changesin their teaching and even become network anchors. All of their efforts aremeant to realize the goal of "no suspension of learning under thesuspension of classes" and make students learn new things during thisspecial period.
In this environment, the fourth grade ofHuamei International School organized the online parent meeting at 20:00 on theevening of April 25, which was really at the right time. Because of the ongoingcoronavirus, it is impossible for parents and children to sit in the classroom tohave a face-to-face conversation and this ingenious online parent meeting willmake the home school relationship closer. The effective communication betweenteachers and parents at the parent meeting will promote the growth of children.
In this parents' meeting, President Ruan'sspeech is full of farsighted wisdom. With the help of the use of professionalterms and her gentle and fair-sounding sound, this speech greatly show herappreciation and expectation for the parents, her earnest edification and herardent expectations for the teacher.
On the meeting, parents with richexperience in family education held a lecture which benefited the participantsa lot. The mom of Xia Han, Zhang Zhiming, Lin Siyuan and Zhang Zihan, HeJiaying, who are respectively in Class 1, Class 2, Class 7 and Class 8, allshared their child-raising experience. During the epidemic period, parents arethe best teachers for their children, their good behavior can set a goodexample for their kids which is far better than the constant nag and preach. Teachersand parents have gained many useful inspirations from the speeches of thesemodel mothers.
The speech of excellent students set a goodmotivation for other students to join in the online learning. In their speech,they showed us their efficient study methods. Some students set an alarm clockto remind themselves not to forget the municipal-provided class and live class,and some students wisely allocate the time to finish the assignments ofChinese, mathematics and English. Yin Zimeng, who is from Class 2, Grade 4,shared her experience of finishing the school work independently and evenchecking her little brother and sister ’s homework to ease the burden of herparents who are very busy. Their hard working and self-discipline greatly set agood example for other students.
In the meeting, the teachers also gave us abrilliant speech. Because of the technical limit of live meeting on Dingtalk,the fourth grade teachers recorded a video and then send it to the homeroom teacher.Although the video is very short, many teacher recorded many times to ensurethey can give a succinct and well-organized speech. It is teachers’ pursue forthe perfection that brings huge success of this online parents meeting.
This innovative online parent's meetingclosely links home and school, building a bridge between home and school tohelp fourth grade children learn happily, grow healthily and develop in anall-round way!