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COMICS: Teaching In The Pandemic

COMIC: Teaching Kids To Make Art Out Of What You Have In The Pandemic

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Jenny Ziomek for NPR

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

Episode 7

Olivia Martinez, a first-grade teacher at the Charles White Visual Arts LACMA Magnet School in Los Angeles, reflects on making the most of what you have.

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