Kimberly Eckert

Kimberly Eckert holds a BA in social work and an MEd in special education from Northwestern State University. Eckert has 12 years of teaching experience. She is the 2018 Louisiana State Teacher of the Year and was a finalist for the NEA Social Justice Activist of the Year Award in 2019.

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Remote but accessible: Reaching students of all abilities during distance learning

By Amanda Morin, Kimberly Eckert and Shaunda Garrison | May 14, 2020

The move to virtual environments for teaching and learning may be impacting students with differing abilities and special needs in a variety of ways. Educators are seeking guidance and resources about IEPs, inclusion practices, modifications, and engagement.