Why Coronavirus is an Opportunity

A week ago I was feeling fairly blasé about coronavirus. We were laughing at the stupidity of people panic buying toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Since then, I’ve been realizing the scale and seriousness of this pandemic. I’ve been devouring information from the World Health Organisation, discovering why we should approach the pandemic with a systems-thinking lens and curiously analyzing interactive maps showing confirmed cases throughout the world. I’ve been hearing from friends and family around the world — friends in lock down in Spain, another teaching students online from home accompanied by…