My district is looking at returning to in-person, but we will be teaching a virtual class at the same time. Teaching virtually ties me down to the laptop since if I move too far away from it, the remote students can't hear me. Sticking right at the computer diminishes my ability to teach the kids in the room. So what to do?
I decided to look into a wireless microphone that would work with my computer. I found this one on Amazon and a video of a guy testing it out. He was a whole block away and I could hear him perfectly!
I'm going to keep looking to see if I can find one a little cheaper, but I'm thinking that $50 might be worth it if it works and gives me some freedom to move around the room.
I'd love to hear from any of you who are teaching both in-class and remote at the same time and hear what your problems are and solutions, if you've thought of them yet. Or if anyone has used a wireless mic - are they worth it?