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Remote Conferencing

 
  • Remote Conferencing

    Remote conferencing provides students an opportunity to access instructional continuity during a temporary absence period. This mode of instruction is available upon eligibility for up to 20 days over the entirety of a school year. Students are eligible for this instructional method if they:

    • have a temporary medical condition documented by a physician that notes that a student must remain confined to their home or hospital, OR
    • have tested positive for a communicable condition, such as COVID-19, OR
    • have been identified as having been in close contact with COVID-19.

    Students who are out due to illness are not required to participate in Remote Conferencing. It is optional. However, students that do not participate in remote conferencing will be counted absent.

    General Overview of Remote Conferencing

    Remote conferencing will be available for eligible students in grades K-12 and instruction will be provided for core content areas — Math, Science, English Language Arts, and Social Studies.

    • PK-4: In order to be counted present for daily attendance, students must participate synchronously for two hours during the time scheduled with their online facilitator.
      5-12: In order to be counted present for daily attendance, students must participate synchronously for four hours during the time scheduled with their online facilitators.
    • Students will complete assignments sent from their classroom teacher but receive assistance from their online facilitator.
    • Students will not conference into their regular classroom with their campus teacher.

    How to Access Remote Conferencing

    If your child meets eligibility for any reason, please contact your campus nurse.

    • Community High School - Karen Collins - 972-843-6520
    • Edge Middle School - Katrina Jones - 972-843-6608
    • NeSmith Elementary School - Karrie Gaines - 972-843-6108
    • McClendon Elementary School - Dusti Blake - 972-843-6808
    • McClendon 4th & 5th - Cassandra Daniels - 972-843-6858
    • Roderick Elementary School- Sandy Toon- TBD

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