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New Resource for Parents

 

"Making Virtual Learning Work" The division will present a one-hour live stream event from 6-7 pm every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. This live-streamed event is to provide information to parents/families to better support their child/children at home. For those that are unable to attend the live stream, a recording will be provided. During the streaming event, parents can drop questions into chat and we will do our best to answer as many as we can.

Scheduled Topics: (Based on requests and flexible to change)
 
 
December 3rd - Intro to All Things Google for Parents - New to Google? Want to learn how to utilize the Workspace apps (Gmail, Drive, Calendar, Classroom)? In addition to the Workspace apps, we will share how to create bookmarks and download extensions. Be sure to attend this Making Virtual Learning Work segment on December 3rd, from 6-7 pm. Click HERE to join. Please complete this survey after watching the video segment - https://forms.gle/owZ4j3niyrH1jJJeA
 
December 17th - Are you in need of some homework help? Join us on Dec. 17th, from 6-7 pm to learn about Khan Academy, an organization that produces short lessons in the form of videos. We will also share some FREE community resources that provide academic support for students. Be sure to attend to learn about teacher office hours and additional ACPS tech resources that support virtual learning at home. Click HERE to join. Please complete this survey after watching the video segment - https://forms.gle/owZ4j3niyrH1jJJeA

 

Previous Events: 

October 15th - Canvas Overview
Need help with Canvas? Come learn more about Canvas. Topics that will be covered; dashboard, modules, submitting assignments, grades, parent Canvas app, and where to find additional help. Click HERE to view the recording!  If you have additional questions please reach out to your child/children's classroom teacher/s. Please complete this survey after watching the video segment - https://forms.gle/owZ4j3niyrH1jJJeA

Nov. 5th - Setting Up a Home Learning Environment - Struggling with home learning? Need some tips and tricks to help your child with time management and organization. Be sure to attend this month's Making Virtual Learning Work segment on Nov. 5th from 6-7 pm. This live stream event can be viewed from the comfort of your home or later viewed when convenient. Counselors Darrell Goad (RES) Christine Turner (BMMS), and Sara McLaughlin (SDHS) will be facilitating the event. Make sure to drop your questions into the chat! Click HERE for the link. See you soon! Please complete this survey after watching the video segment - https://forms.gle/owZ4j3niyrH1jJJeA

Nov. 19th (6-7 PM) - Canvas Assignments - Is your child struggling with submitting assignments on Canvas? For this segment, we will cover the many different ways of submitting assignments in Canvas; Google, Text Entries, Website URL, File Upload, Kami, and Loom Videos. Be sure to attend Nov. 19th, from 6-7 pm to take the frustration out of trying to submit assignments in Canvas! Click HERE to join.  Click HERE for the presentation. Please complete this survey after watching the video segment - https://forms.gle/owZ4j3niyrH1jJJeA