Factors to Consider When Preparing for E-Learning

| March 25, 2020

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When faced with unexpected school closures, Gwinnett County (Ga.) Public Schools has a backup plan in place: digital learning days. Since 2017, the district has been using digital tools to continue instruction and communication when inclement weather days, natural disasters and other emergencies force them to close their buildings. Yet adopting e-learning — also called remote learning, distance learning or cyber days — wasn’t an easy feat. From network and connectivity issues to teacher training, the district had a lot to work through to deliver instruction online and provide alternative assignments for students who lacked devices or internet access at home.

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Designed for grades 6-12, Adaptive Curriculum’s web-based math and science solutions are used by more than 3 million students in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The interactive instruction is designed for digital learners and helps schools bridge the gap between the old way and new way of learning. The results are deeper comprehension of math and science, increased tests scores, and a student body ready to compete in the global economy.

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