FAQ: Virtual At-Home Learning
FAQ: Virtual At-Home Learning
What would a typical daily schedule look like?
Will students participating in KISD Virtual Learning receive live, teacher-led instruction?
Will students participating in Virtual Learning need to purchase school supplies for the new year?
Can students in grades 6-12 who select Virtual Learning still participate in UIL/Extracurricular competitions, including Athletics, Fine Arts, etc?
How will Virtual Learning be different from the instruction provided during the school closure last Spring?
Will computer devices/technology be made available to students who need them?
Will students in Virtual Learning have access to instructional materials, such as Guided Reading books or other classroom resources?
How will Virtual Learning be staffed?
What are the specs needed to support virtual learning platforms for the iPads, PC's or Mac computers?
How will teachers address any potential learning needs from school closure last Spring?
What online learning management system will be used to support Elementary students in Virtual Learning?
What online learning management system will be used to support Secondary students in Virtual Learning?
How will student-progress be reported?
Will there be attendance requirements for virtual students?
Will courses taken in Virtual Learning be included in GPA calculations and class rank for High School students?
Will STAAR/ EOC be administered in 2020-2021?
Will all courses be offered in Virtual Learning for students in grades 6 - 8?
Will all courses be offered in Virtual Learning for students in grades 9 - 12?
Will Dual Credit courses follow KISD guidelines and schedules for Fall 2020?
Can Secondary students who select Virtual Learning still participate in Athletics and extracurricular activities?
Will students in grades 6-12 be able to participate in clubs and organization meetings and/or activities?
Will meals be provided for students who select Virtual Learning?
Will my child have virtual access to their campus nurse during the school day?
Are immunizations required for students enrolled in Virtual Learning?
Will Elementary students be assigned to a teacher from their home campus?
Will students participating in Virtual Learning remain enrolled and still be associated with their home campus?
Can students change their commitment from Virtual Learning to In-Person Learning after the start of the school year?
What happens after making a commitment to participate in Virtual Learning?
Will resources be available for parents to support and monitor their child’s Virtual Learning?
Will students identified as English Learners, Dyslexic and/or Gifted and Talented receive services during Virtual Learning?
Will students receiving services from Special Education or 504 be eligible for Virtual Learning?
Will an ARD/504 meeting be required if Virtual Learning is chosen?
What if my student does not currently receive 504 or Special Education services but I am concerned he/she might have a disability?
I have chosen Virtual Learning for my student, but he/she requires an evaluation for 504 or Special Education this school year. Will the evaluation also take place via virtual methods?