Nikki Bush in conversation with Tammy Letcher: a level-headed, seasoned educator who is Deputy Head of Broadacres Academy and Head of the Junior Primary Grade 0 – 3. The discussion covers some key considerations of school from home and distance-learning challenges faced by teachers and parents alike in the COVID-19 crisis. For more information visit

This discussion touches on:

  • Are we going to get through the curriculum for 2020?
  • Curriculum trimming – what does that mean?
  • The role of the school in this situation
  • The role of the parent
  • Must parents try and replicate the school day?
  • Having realistic expectations
  • The importance of the parent, teacher, learner connection