CSD Independent Study with Stride

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

ANNOUNCEMENTS! - Cambrian/Stride Parent On-boarding and Support Sessions are HERE!

As promised the Stride team is providing parents/learning coaches with additional learning and support to learn and navigate the Stride Learning platform including how to connect with your child's teacher, monitor your child's progress, and technical support. Stride staff will be facilitating three parent support sessions this week for parents with students currently attending Cambrian Independent Study Virtual School Program. We strongly encourage you to attend if you have questions and or having difficulty with the Stride online learning platform.

Please use the following Zoom link for these sessions.

Session 1: Wednesday, September 8 at 6 PM for parents with students in grades K-5

Session 2: Thursday, September 9 at 5 PM for parents with students in grades K-5

Session 3: Thursday, September 9 at 6:30 PM for parents with students in grades 6-8

These sessions will be recorded and will posted on the CSD ISVSP website at https://www.cambriansd.org/Page/3807.


If you have any questions or concerns about your child's academic program and your role as the Learning Coach, please reach out to your child's Stride teacher(s).

If you have technical questions about Stride's learning platform, such accessing your account, loggin, course materials, etc., please use the following contact information for assistance:

  • Engage Strong Start Website (LC-specific resource for getting started, events and resources)
    • Includes links to resources that may have been previously shared too.
  • Service Station (knowledgebase of FAQ – geared for any user, access to call/chat/submit a ticket for support, contact Academic Support chat)
  • K12 Help Desk (expansive knowledgebase of FAQ – geared for full-time virtual families, help articles, system how-tos)


Required Regular Check-in with District Supervising Teachers

In addition to your child’s Stride virtual teacher, your child will have a Cambrian supervising teacher who will conduct regularly scheduled check-ins.

Grade TK-3 Students:

Every Wednesday 8:30-8:45am

Meeting ID: 958 1161 1034

Passcode: Cambrian

Zoom Link

Grade 4-5 Students:

Daily (Monday-Friday) 8:45-9:00am

Meeting ID: 972 6620 3998

Passcode: Cambrian

Zoom Link

Grade 6-8 Students:

Daily 8:45-9:00am

Meeting ID: 986 1534 2793

Passcode: Cambrian

Zoom Link

District Assessments

As a requirement of the independent study program, your child will be participating in the Cambrian district’s assessment. Your supervising teacher will send communication regarding the assessment schedule. All district assessments will be administered online.

District Supervising Teachers

Your child has been assigned a District Supervising Teacher. If you have district related questions, please email the following contacts:

The Cambrian School District website also has additional information under this ISVSP link, including the steps to check out a Cambrian device if needed.

Returning to In-person Instruction

If you have questions about returning to in-person instruction when you are ready, please contact Linh Nguyen, Assistant Superintendent of Ed Services, at nguyenl@cambriansd.com or 408-558-4916.