A Parent’s Guide to Online Learning

BASICS OF ONLINE INSTRUCTION

Strengths and Weaknesses of Online Learning

How Online Classes Work: 10 Frequently Asked Questions

What Makes a Successful Online Student?

Distance Learning Resource Center


RECORDED WEBINARS

#1 Introducing Parents to Online and Remote Learning (Recording)

Hands On Learning Ideas

Learning Pods Concept (Small groups of students learning together at home)


#2 Partnering with Teachers for Your Student’s Success (Recording)

Speaker Slides and Resources from the Presentation – Virtual School Dr. Bill Moredock slidesDr. Jennifer Martin slides

Resources

Connections Academy

Scholastic

Parenting Tips for Creating a Good Learning Environment

Carol Dweck Ted Talk on “The Power of Believing You Can Improve

Education Reimagined

Khan Academy

Natural History Virtual Visit

Guaranteed Parent Training

CDC Guidance for Parents

 

#3 Finding Support When You Need It (Recording)

Technical Resources

District 186 Remote Learning Resource Page

211 Essential Service Resources


BLOGS/ARTICLES FOR PARENTS

Parents’ Guide to Remote Learning: Practical Tips and Resources to Use in Your Home

The Role of Parents and Teachers in K-12 Online Learning

A Parent’s Survival Guide to Remote Learning – Rutgers 


TECHNOLOGY

Zoom web conferences

Parents’ Guide to Zoom

Using Zoom for Students and Families