How will Rush County Schools use eLearning Days in the 2023-2024 school year?
Built-in snow days will be used first.
Use 1 e-learning at a time.
The 2nd day will be made up
For grade levels that do not regularly take home their devices, how will this situation be handled?
Elementary schools will send home devices if there is a possibility of inclement weather.
If unexpected, students can use devices they have at home.
How do teachers determine the amount of work assigned on eLearning days?
Teacher should not assign more than what a student could do in a regular class period
It must be an extension of skills being taught, not just busy work
When are assignments from eLearning days due for students?
2 school days later
If a student does not complete assignments on eLearning days, how is work made up?
Handled just as any other assignment not completed
How is student attendance tracked on eLearning days?
Based on whether assignments are turned in
What strategies are used for students with limited or no internet access?
Extended time to complete assignments - 2 days later
School lab open/open after school hours for next 2 days
Download offline content in advance
Use Google Docs offline
What strategies are used for teachers with limited or no internet access?
Content can be posted by another teacher
Access to buildings
What is the deadline for when assignments should be posted by teachers on eLearning days?
By 9:00 AM
What are the guidelines for office hours for teachers on eLearning days?
Regular school hours
What are other teacher requirements for eLearning days?
Be available to answer any questions on an e learning day
Respond to questions from students in a timely manner during the day
How will a help desk for teachers/students/parents on eLearning days?
Tech is available by phone/Google Hangout/email
What support should be in place during eLearning days for students with accommodations?
Create assignments that will meet all accommodations, send emails to specific students with accommodations, spec ed teachers are a part of planning and being available online the day of elearning
Sped teacher office hours - Students have support from the sped staff as contact and for modifications, if needed
Paper copies, teacher phone numbers and/or emails
Spec ed teachers and classroom teachers work together on this.