Posted on 21 January 2021
As an urgent response to the increasing numbers of new confirmed cases of Covid-19, the Ministry of Education has recently issued guidelines for re-opening of schools, following the recent Movement Control Order 2.0 (MCO 2.0) measures put in place for containment of COVID-19 in the country.
Many parents however, have expressed their concern about sending their child to school. At REAL Kids, parents still can opt for virtual learning which has been widely practiced to replace traditional face-to-face learning in order to support children’s learning and play at home. REAL Kids has been proactive in designing digital curriculum materials and introducing educational apps and platforms to guide parents to support their children’s learning and play at home, such as:
Many parents face new and difficult choices about how their child will continue their education, such as deciding between sending their child back to school and virtual learning. Some parents have no choice but to send their child back to school. The educational applications and platforms listed aim to help parents who opt for virtual learning in facilitating student learning and providing social care and interaction during the MCO.