Parent Online Learning Support 

  • Your student’s school is offering live support sessions between Aug. 12-28 to equip you to support your student’s online learning experienceVisit your student’s school website for specific dates/times. 

    A self-paced parent online learning support module is in development in multiple languages and will be available in late August. It will be posted here when available.  

    Both the live, campus-based sessions and the self-paced modules cover the following topics/areas of focus: 

    Instructional Expectations Training 

    • Asynchronous learning (assigned work available through Schoology) 
    • Synchronous learning (live online sessions with the teacher) 
    • Formative assessments 
    • Grading 

    Structuring for Success Training 

    • Creating a space for your student 
    • Scheduling your student’s day 
    • Technology needed 
    • Support resources 

    Technology Tools Training 

    • FBISD 1Link (single sign-on to technology applications) 
    • Schoology (basic and Intermediate Learning Management System training to help you navigate how to access and view lessons, how to post assignments, etc.) 
    • Microsoft Teams (video conferencing tool for live sessions with teachers) 
    • Skyward (student information system for tracking attendance, discipline, grades, etc.)