Stacy Phelan, Lowell Elementary School Principal for Watertown Public Schools - COVID-19 Collective Memory Initiative StoryCorps Interview

Recorded June 23, 2020 Archived June 23, 2020 35:35 minutes
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Id: APP2304317


"We walked out of school on Thursday March 12th, thinking we would be gone just for a weekend – only being still out of school… how do we keep changing this model, day to day, hour to hour?” Stacy Phelan, principal of the Lowell School in Watertown, describes what it is like steering a school during times of crisis. She talks about distance learning, parents balancing home and work life with students at home, and decision making in pandemic. Taken May 1st, 2020.


  • Watertown Free Public Library
  • Stacy Phelan