At-Home Learning

We hope to see all of our students back on our campuses starting August 19, 2020. However, if you wish to take part in our at-home learning program, you do have that option. We will be offering an online learning platform called CANVAS. Enrollment for at-home learning will begin on July 22. When you register your student, the form below will be included in the process. 
 

Teacher Role/Responsibilities:

  • Create curriculum/instruction to be presented in the Canvas system

  • Monitor student progress weekly

  • Facilitate discussions addressing the content

  • Post office hours when available to answer questions for online students Monday-Friday

  • Provide guidance to students and help with understanding and applying content concepts

  • Encourage student’s progress

  • Provide tools or necessary manipulatives for students to promote learning

  • Using the same grading system as in person learning, grade assignments and record in Skyward

Student Role/Responsibilities:

  • Learn how to navigate your Canvas portal 

  • Follow the instructional schedule on your Canvas portal

  • Commit to time required for Canvas instruction

    • Pre-K 2 to 3 hours per day

    • Elementary (K to 3rd Grade) 3 to 5 hours per day

    • Intermediate (4th - 6th grade) 4 to 6 hours per day

    • Secondary (7th – high school) 5 to 7 hours per day

  • Ask for help if you have a problem

  • Check your calendar and To Do list daily

  • Complete all assignments

  • Actively participate in the online courses every day

Parent Role/Responsibilities: 

  • Commit to providing student necessary support to successfully learn through online medium

  • Ensure technology and adequate Wi-Fi necessary for learning  are available

  • Get to know the learning platform (Canvas)

  • Set up a designated workspace which includes physical space for working and storage for materials

  • Develop schedule and daily routines for student learning activities

  • Monitor student’s participation daily

  • Check student’s Canvas “To Dos” and calendar to monitor progress

  • Provide supervision of the home instruction and learning process

  • Stay in communication with student’s teacher(s)

Estimated Timeline

Students who choose at home learning at the beginning of the school year,

will be eligible to return to in-person learning at the end of the second week of school if they wish. 

After that time, return requests can be submitted for the end of the current grading period (6 weeks period).

 
 
 

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