• DISTANCE LEARNING

    EVERYTHING STUDENTS AND PARENTS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LIBERTY'S DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAM

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     THE BASICS

    What does my student need to do to report to class?

    Step 1: Review Liberty DL Instructional Calendar.

                 Is today a “A” or “B” Day?

                            “A”= Periods 1-4

                            “B”= Periods 5-8

     Step 2: Review Liberty DL Bell Schedule for an “A” or “B” Day and

                 Class Times. 

     Step 3: Go to Clever.com

             If logging into Clever for the first time: 

                           a. Select "Liberty High School" from the "What school are

                               you from?" dropdown menu (skip this step if you have

                               logged into Clever)

                           b. Enter student’s username and password

                  (Username - Student ID@luhsd.net, Password – State Student ID)
                   The district will supply students with their State ID's by August 7.

                           c. You are in!

     Step 4: Once in Clever, students will go to a new platform called Canvas

                  (Student).

    Step 5: In Canvas, students will click on their class and join a

                 Zoom Meeting for a live class session.

     

    COMMUNICATION

     

    Q: How do I contact my teacher?

    A: Questions can be asked during class time and through Canvas, using the email section.

     
    ORGANIZATION

    Q: My student is struggling to keep track of all of their assignments. Is there a tool we can use to help them stay organized?

    A: Yes:

     

    TECHNOLOGY QUESTIONS

     Q: What is Canvas?

    A: Canvas is an online platform for students to access their courses.

     

    Q: Can a parent/guardian access Canvas?

    A: Canvas Observer is an online platform for parents to monitor their student’s progress.

     

    Q: What is Zoom and do I need a computer to use it?

    A: Zoom is an online meeting space. You can access Zoom on a computer, laptop or tablet through the Zoom website. You can also access it on a smartphone by downloading the free Zoom app (search Zoom in your smartphone's store). Zoom is FREE and anyone can set up meetings.

    Teachers are available through Zoom during Student Tutorial Sessions (August 10-28: Tuesday/Thursday and beginning August 31: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday) from 2-3 PM. Check Canvas for links.


    Q: What is Clever?

    A: Clever is the website where LUHSD students can access their online textbooks and resources. Students can also access the LUHSD website, their Office 365 accounts, and Canvas through Clever.


    Q: How do I login to Office 365 if I'm a student and want to save my files in my OneDrive cloud so I can access them from any computer or device

    A: Click HERE for step-by-step instructions about logging into your LUHSD provided Office 365 account. The handout also includes information for dowloading the Office 365 suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) for FREE.

     

    Q: What is Turn-it-in and what is my login?

    A: Turnitin.com is a website where you would submit assignments for your teacher to view. The website also checks each turned in assignment for possible plagarism. Here are Turnitin.com Instructions for first time and returning users.

     

    Q: What is Big Ideas?

    A: Big Ideas is a text book website for Math where homework will go through. Big Ideas can also be accessed via Clever

     HELPFUL HANDOUTS

    Assignment Log 1

    Weekly Planner for Students

    Office 365 - Student Login

    Turnitin.com

    Laptop Handout (includes info. about FREE internet from the LUHSD website)

     

    HELPFUL LINKS

    Canvas Observer (Parents) 

    Clever

    Office 365 Login (can also be done through Clever)

    Teacher and Counselor Emails

    Office and Administration Emails and Phone Numbers

    Device and Internet Access

     

    Did not get your question answered? Please email your question Principal Harper at harperh@luhsd.net.

     

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    WE'RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER!