Getting Started with Remote Learning

Frequently Asked Questions

WHEN should students access their classes remotely?

  • Students will access classes remotely when they are not in attendance due to quarantine or as arranged between the principal and the parent.
  • Students will also access classes remotely when we are utilizing a hybrid model with some students in attendance at school and some in attendance at home.
  • Students are expected to access their classes according to the normal school/bell schedule and participate in remote instruction with their class.
  • Daily remote attendance is critical to ensure students keep up with content delivery and classwork.

HOW do students access their classes remotely?

What are the Expectations for Attendance?

  • Students are expected to access their classes according to the normal school/bell schedule and participate in remote instruction.

Is There Any Flexibility on Due Dates of Assignments?

  • Yes, we understand that events beyond the student’s control may arise (parent’s work, illness, tech issues,…)
  • Therefore, students have the full ten days while on remote learning to makeup assignments.
  • However, it is important to keep up with remote instruction and classwork as much as possible.

What if I have an issue with accessing a virtual classroom for a synchronous instructionLearning in which learners and instructor are in the same place, at the same time, in order for learning to take place. or questions about an assignment?

  • Please email the teacher for direction and assistance.
  • Teachers are certainly going to be flexible this school year given the circumstances.
  • The key is to stay in communication with each teacher if you have any questions or concerns.
  • Check RDS Parent Access regularly that completed work is recorded for a grade.

Remote Learning Resources

Please find below resources on Google Classroom/Google Meet, Apple iPads, Chromebooks, and Webex.

Questions / Comments

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