Manchester Township School District

Parent Academy

Overview of Digital Platforms for Students

Parent Portal Sign Up

To sign up for the portal email parentportal@mtschools.org and include the following information.

Parent Guardian Full Name

Student(s) Full Name

Student(s) Grade Level

Phone Number

Email Address

To log in to the portal, please visit https://parents.manchestertwp.org and sign in with your username and password. The username is their email address on file and your password is created after the initial log in.


Check out this video to see how students will login to their Google accounts using Clever badges.

Chromebook Login

Students from grades 1 through 12 are receiving district issued Chromebooks to use throughout the year. Depending on the grade level, students will sign in to their chromebook one of following ways:

  1. Grades K - 1: Clever Badges and then Google Sign-in Screen

  2. Grades 2-12: Google Sign-in Screen

Click HERE to see how-to sign-in to the chromebook using Google Account

Tech Toolkit For Families & Guardians

What to Learn More About the Google Tool Your Child is Using?

Check out this Google Tech Tool Kit to explore videos, Google terms glossary, and best practices for engagement to help your child navigate the different Google tools used this school year.

Google Tech toolkit for families and guardians.pdf
Google G Suite Student/Parent Tutorials

Need Help with Remote Learning?

Check out tutorials and guides that were made to help parents and students with digital tools used in the classroom.


Google Classroom

Below are videos to help you and your child navigate Google Classroom this school year.

Joining Your Teachers Google Classroom

There are a few ways students can join the Google Classroom.

  1. Go to Google Classroom dashboard and click the blue join button on the class. (Preferred method for elementary)

  2. Accept the invitation sent to the student's Manchester Twp. School District e-mail address and join the class from the Google Classroom dashboard.

or

  1. Enter an access code to join class.


Navigating the Google Classroom

The most important page your child will be working with on the Google Classroom is the CLASSWORK page. Check out the video above to see how students will navigate Google Classroom.

Submitting work on Google Classroom

With assignments on Google Classroom, students will have the option to submit the work they complete. Check out the video above to see how to submit work and also how to view work once it is returned.

Zoom

Below are videos to help you and your child use the Zoom meeting platform for this school year.

Signing in and Accessing Teacher's Zoom Meeting Link

Your child will be accessing the class Zoom meeting from Google Classroom. Check out the video above to see how.

Accessing Microphone/Camera in a Zoom meeting

Check out the microphone/camera features that are available to during a Zoom meeting.

Other Features on Zoom

Your child will have other features available during a Zoom meeting. Check out the video above to learn more about them.

For step by step instructions for signing in with the Zoom application click HERE

Chromebook Trouble?

Click HERE to access Google Chromebook support.

OR

Guía para padres sobre Google Classroom

Guía para padres sobre Zoom

Additional Resources

This folder contains resources to help you with Google, Clever, Parent Portal and more.