SHS Media Specialist Tammy Harrison in the SHS Media Center in December.
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Tammy Harrison has been in the Scottsbluff Public Schools system since 1998. As a media specialist, Harrison’s role was often that of support. Whether assisting students with procuring a book or helping integrate new technology into the classroom, Harrison has worked alongside the district’s educational mission.
But in March 2020, Harrison found herself on the front line of the most seismic shift in education spurred by COVID-19.
“My job drastically changed,” she said, reflecting on SBPS’s switch from in-person to online education in March. “We had to be creative.”
Over the course of a few days