ESD Learning Resources

Welcome to the ESD Learning Resources Site for Families!

Please use the icons and descriptions below to navigate the resources on this page.

Tools for Learning

Home Base (Learning Management System)

The platform where your student will launch all activities.

  • This is the home of all weekly/daily schedules, instructional materials, links to Zoom

  • Where assignments are assigned, submitted, and provided feedback

  • Where teacher/student messaging occurs

Additional Important Tools for Learning

Clever: Clever is a website that allows students to access most of the online learning systems they will use at school with a single username and password. Such as Amplify,, i-Ready, RAZ Kids, Seesaw, and Typing Club.

Zoom: Zoom is a video conferencing resource that teachers will use to host daily connection time, office hours, meetings with the whole class or small groups.

Chromebook Resources

Click on the icon or title below for more resources to help your student(s) on their Chromebook!

The first place to start for issues on your Chromebook.

Tips and Tricks for learning from home on a Chromebook!

Click here to find important information for parents/guardians and students to review, including:

  • Advice for managing screen time

  • Resources for creating a family media plan

  • Information on how to set up website alerts and filtering for student's Internet use on Chromebook

Canvas Resources

Click on the icon or title below for more resources to help your student(s) on their Chromebook!

Canvas Family Resources

These resources include:

  • An overview of Canvas for families

  • Becoming an observer of your student's courses

  • Getting a Canvas account

  • Setting and managing notifications

  • Adjusting language settings

Canvas Student Resources

These resources include:

  • Submitting assignments

  • Viewing feedback and grades

  • Reading messages from your teacher

  • Sending messages to your teacher

Request Tech Help

Before reaching out, please follow the steps for troubleshooting here.

If additional assistance is needed, please contact the school and work with the paratech to resolve the issue.

How to Log In to Chromebook

If you are not sure what your student's login info is:

  • Username is student's full email address ( This can be located in Skyward. Click here for directions on how to find it.

  • Password: If a password needs to be reset, please contact your child's teacher during school hours.

Parents of Kindergarten and 1st grade students:

  • Your student will use a "Clever badge" that is a QR code. Scan this in front of the Chromebook's camera to sign in. If you are in need of a Clever badge, please contact your child's teacher.