While you may not feel fully prepared to implement virtual learning right now, use these resources to help guide your planning process for a school closure.
Video: Top 10 Engagement Strategies for Distance Learning
Bob Schuetz, Technology Department Chair from Township High School District 211 in Palatine, Illinois, shares a crowd-sourced list - from Schoology Ambassadors, other thought leaders, and his students - on the top 10 ways to engage students for distance learning.
Video: What to Know Before Creating a Virtual Learning Plan
Sauk Rapids-Rice Public Schools has experienced unforeseen school closures a lot of the last 15 years. That is why they created a virtual learning plan to use in case of emergencies. Hear from Glen Irvin, Instructional Coach at Sauk Rapids-Rice Public Schools, where he shares his strategies for virtual learning when schools are closed.
Tips: Using Schoology for Online Learning (System Administrator Considerations)
Schoology System Administrators play a vital role in making sure the system runs smoothly for their teachers and students. Check out this helpful list of ten considerations and “how-to” resources for Schoology System Administrators.
Tips: Using Schoology for Online Learning (Instructor Considerations)
Check out these ten key areas that instructors should consider when making the shift to online learning with their students. We’ve even provided a wealth of “how-to” resources to enable instructors to easily dive into areas they would like more help with.
Video: How to Use Virtual Learning During Emergencies
Hear from our special guest, Glen Irvin, Instructional Coach at Sauk Rapids-Rice Public Schools. From an area in Minnesota that is often impacted by snow days, Glen shares his strategies for virtual learning when schools are closed.
Tips: Online Learning Quick Start Guide for Students & Parents
Would you like to see an example of how a district using Schoology is sharing helpful instructional technology resources and information with their students and parents during this time of school closures? Check out this Quick Start Guide from the Lee’s Summit School District in Missouri.
Tips: Online Learning Quick Start Guide for Teachers and Admin
Would you like to see an example of a helpful document a district using Schoology created and shared with their teachers and administrators during this time of school closures? Check out this Instructional Technology Resources Tips Sheet from the Lee’s Summit School District in Missouri.