Remote Learning Frequently Asked Questions

  • Below are several frequently asked questions (FAQs) related to our Remote Continuous Learning 2.0 model and schedules. If you have additional questions, please email them to us at public.info@shorelineschools.org.

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  • What will distance learning look like for students?

  • How were the online learning schedules developed?

  • What is the difference between synchronous and asynchronous? What do they mean?

  • This schedule does not work for my family’s situation, how can you help?

  • What support will you have for families who are managing work schedules and multiple children at home?

  • What is your plan to engage students who don’t do well with distance learning, or don’t have adults at home who can support them in that style of learning?

  • How will you build community within my child's classroom?

  • How will this schedule work for students who receive special education services?

  • What childcare opportunities or resources are available?

  • Will meals be available for students during the school week?

  • Do you have enough technology? Will computers and wifi hotspots be available for students?

  • How will students build relationships with teachers in order to successfully learn online?

  • How will student attendance and absences work while in remote learning?

  • When will teacher assignments and class information be available?

  • What school supplies will be needed while in remote learning?

  • Will there be an opportunity for my child to connect with their teacher before school starts?

  • This is a lot of screen time. Isn’t it too much?

  • Will my child be required to keep their camera on during synchronous lessons?

  • Will my elementary student need to login in and out of their Zoom classroom session at each break and asynchronous learning time?

  • I have an iPad for my K & 1st grader? Does my child log in the same way as last year?

  • As a parent/guardian, I have the Seesaw Class app on my device. Do I need it anymore?

  • What if one of my children wants a device after the school has already passed them out?

  • One of my children has a device that isn't working. Who do they contact?

  • What if my child changed their Seesaw or Canvas password last year and has forgotten it?

  • Will vocational classes still be offered? How will they do hands-on learning?