Virtual Learning Academy

Central Cass Public Schools

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Essential Needs For All Students Grades K-12

* Basic proficiency with technology and/or an ability to learn new technology

* Ability to learn independently using a Learning Management System

* A motivation and ability to learn independently with limited support from an educator

* Excellent study skills and habits

* Ability to connect to the internet with reliable high speed service

* Ability and desire to collaborate on frequent video Zoom meetings with assigned educator and other virtual learning students

* The program has been designed to meet the individual needs of all students and will be rigorous, challenging, and fully accredited.

* Commitment from a parent/guardian who is willing to be involved in their child’s virtual learning program and communicate with the assigned virtual learning educator

* An agreement will be signed by the student and parent/guardian that will require at a

minimum of a semester commitment for the virtual learning program.

Highlights & Student Readiness for the Grades K-5

* The daily classes will follow a 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. schedule Monday - Friday. Schedule will be set with student and teacher.

* The classes will follow a week-by-week schedule and students will not be allowed to

complete classes beyond the week

* The program and classes will be delivered virtually for students while an educator, will help to guide and facilitate learning for all of the students in the program

Highlights & Student Readiness for the Grades 6-8

* All students will be enrolled in 4 classes.

* Students must be prepared for each class to require at least 5-7 hours of work time per

week

* The classes will follow a week-by-week schedule and students will not be allowed to

complete classes beyond the week

* The program and classes will be delivered virtually for students with an educator will help to guide and facilitate learning for all of the students in the program

Highlights & Student Readiness for the Grades 9-12

* All students can be enrolled in up to 6 classes, two at a time.

* All students will be expected to follow the pacing guides provided for each course

* A minimum of a semester commitment is expected but could extend up to a

year.

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When making the decision on whether your child is ready for Virtual Learning, please consider if your child is ready for this learning option. If your student is currently not ready for Virtual Learning, will they be able to quickly develop these skills?

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Click below to fill out the online Commitment Form for Virtual Learning. Please note you will need to fill out one form per student registered for Virtual Learning. Once your commitment form is returned you will be contacted by the school for a student registration and planning meeting.


Forms are due Wednesday, December 16th.