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“Episode 22: Balancing Career, Family, and Life in the Pandemic Era”

Pre-Listening Activity

What are some of the challenges that teachers and students face in juggling work/study and their personal lives? What are some of the ultimate successes?

Video Activity

Watch the video and answer the questions. Look for the closed-captions option ( CC ) at the bottom of the video to watch the transcript. [The captions are automatically generated, so they are not perfect.]

Nalleli is from an area called ______ near Mexico City.

Initially, Nalleli wanted to be _________ instead of an English teacher.

Her ________ influenced her to become a teacher.

When Nalleli taught her first group of students, she felt ________.

According to Nalleli, some public school teachers reach out to students through _____.

Other teachers use ________ to hold online classes.

One of the challenges with online classes is ________.

One of Nalleli's friends works with over _____ students all together at a secondary school.

In public schools, there are sometimes up to ____ students in a class in a public school.