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Characteristics of a Successful Virtual Learner

Parents are encouraged to use this “quick quiz” to determine whether virtual learning will be a good fit for your family.

True False  


  If my child participated in virtual learning in a previous school year, my child was successful, and my child was not removed from the Virtual Program option.
    My child works well independently, with little supervision. (Grades fourth through twelfth)
    An adult in my home is able to dedicate 10 to 15 hours per week to direction and supervision during instructional time for each child in the household. (Kindergarten through third grade)
    My child has access to a quiet and distraction-free environment for participation in required virtual class meetings and completion of independent work.
    An adult in my home has sufficient experience with use of technology such that basic support can be provided to the student.
    My child can be online for all required class meetings held on specific dates and times.  See Required Virtual Class Meetings section.
    My child will not be expected to provide childcare to young children during Required Virtual Class Meetings and for no more than a few hours a day overall.
    The courses offered within the virtual program are acceptable to our family. See Course Offerings section.
    Our family is willing to commit to the Virtual Learning Program for the entirety of the academic year.
    I have explained these expectations to my child, who is excited about the opportunity to participate in virtual learning.

If you answered True to all items above, your child may be a good candidate for the Virtual Program.