Explore a simulation to discover how different
mitigation strategies slow the spread of a virus (COVID) while experiencing a
storyline around pandemics. Download: https://tinyurl.com/C19basicspread
1. Participants will be introduced briefly to the anchor for a storyline around things people can do to help to slow the spread of a virus, using the current pandemic from COVID-19; 2.
Through interacting and engaging with a simulation developed for this storyline, participants will explore the effects of different mitigation approaches on the spread of a virus; and 3.
With the emotional toll the pandemic has had on everyone, participants will explore social-emotional activities and support for students.
Dawn Novak (Science Educator: Grayslake, IL), Dan Voss (Northwestern University: Evanston, IL)