COMIC: How A Teacher Tackled Pandemic Fears For His Students With Disabilities

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This article was published on Blue Ridge Public Radio by LA Johnson on May 18, 2021.

It’s been a year since teachers were handed an unprecedented request: educate students in entirely new ways amid the backdrop of a pandemic. In this comic series, we’ll illustrate one educator’s story each week from now until the end of the school year.

Episode 8

Daven Oglesby, a special education teacher for kindergartners to fourth-graders in Nashville, Tenn., explains what a typical day in the pandemic is like for his atypical classroom.