Virtual Learning Resources

2020-2021 School Year

Student Data Privacy

Teaching using an online video conferencing tool


Zoom Info SY 20-21 Digital Learning Updates

Training Resources from Digital Learning & Media Services

Teacher Training- Directions for teaching in a virtual environment specific to the FCBOE plan

Digital Resources: Digital Learning Services resources to use with students for virtual learning

Exceptional Children's Services Information

Exceptional Children's Services- Guidance from ECS for supporting all students in a virtual environment

US Department of Education's Q&A for Providing Services for Students with Disabilities

NEW Georgia Virtual Learning Course: Online Support for Special Needs.

EIP/Intervention Considerations- District guidance for meeting the needs of students, parents and staff during COVID-19 closure. Questions- Please reach out to Amy Henley, Caroline Schmitt, Deb Troutman, or Portia Rhodes, depending.

Articles and Blog Resources for Teaching in a Virtual Environment

Teaching and Assessing During Distance (Virtual) Learning- An Opportunity to be CREATIVE. Ideas and suggestions on how to adapt to assessing learning in a virtual environment from Rick Wormeli.

Virtual (Remote) Learning Playbook K-12 Playbook for resource links, and sample parent letters.

How to Support Home Learning in Elementary Grades

What Teachers in China Have Learned in the Past Month

Resources for Teaching Online- Best practices for organization and structure for teaching virtually

15 Strategies for Online Learning When School is Closed

5 E's of Creating an Engaging Online Experience with Meaningful Activities

Additional Resources for Teaching Virtually

Loom- Screencasting Tool

We know many of you use Screencastify, however they have removed the ability to create unlimited videos made available during the spring COVID-19 closure. Your videos should still be in your Google Drive.

Loom offers a Pro version free for educators all the time. Very similar to Screencastify, view the links below to try it out!

Curriculum Resources

  • Scholastic Read Learn at Home This free resource provides all students with 20* days’ worth of exciting learning journeys carefully created by Scholastic editors that span the content areas, to reinforce and sustain student learning should their buildings close.

  • GeorgiaSTEM CoVID19 Resources

  • Streamable Learning Livestream Catalog: Live, virtual field trips accessible via Safari Montage. Please contact your school Media Specialist if you'd like to utilize one of these activities.

Georgia Public Broadcasting Support for Virtual Learning Days:

Georgia Virtual Course Content now in Safari Montage

  • How do I locate the GAVS content in Safari Montage? Watch the video.

  • Safari Montage Tutorials (Click the menu icon in the upper right-hand corner to view needed tutorials including how to create a playlist.)