As the coronavirus outbreak spreads around the world, educators face the question of how to discuss this complex, fast-changing, and concerning story with students. Join Facing History and Ourselves, PBS NewsHour Extra and the AFT to explore approaches to addressing this current event, whether you are teaching in the classroom or online. This webinar will discuss interdisciplinary connections, media literacy, strategies for supporting students’ social-emotional well-being, and resources to probe deeper questions about community, responsibility and the common good.

This webinar takes place from 4–5pm EST. If this time doesn’t work, be sure to register to be notified once the recording is available for on-demand viewing.

Available for one-hour of PD credit. A certificate of completion will be available for download at the end of your session that you can submit for your school’s or district’s approval.le. Check with your school district in advance of the webinar to ensure that the professional development credit is accepted.