Remote Learning 101

Information and tips on how to create a successful at-home learning environment for your child. Click the green link to access the resource.

Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students – The Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students program will provide free internet access for eligible students who are enrolled in the National School Lunch program through their schools for the remainder of 2020. More information for families about the program can be found here.

PBS Learning Media Tips for Distance Learning – In this one-hour virtual learning seminar, PBS master trainers and educators share tips and techniques to support engaging, effective distance learning.

Ten Tips for Learning at Home – Fundamental remote learning suggestions for parents and families from the Mississippi Department of Education

Former National Teacher of the Year Shares Virtual Learning Advice for Parents – 2010 National Teacher of the Year and Alabama Best Practice Center Collaborator Sarah Brown Wessling shares several fundamental tips for successfully engaging in virtual learning with your children.

Tips for Helping Students With Limited Internet Access – This article provides 14 tips for helping students with limited internet access have success with remote learning.

Learning Pods 101 – Definitions and considerations for structuring a learning pod at home

5 Recommendations to Make “Learning Pods” More Equitable – Recommendations for create an equitable learning environment while traditional schools are closed

What is a Learning Management System? – Information for parents to help understand the purpose of an LMS and why many school systems use them