Online and Blended Learning

This service provides access to various digital curriculum tools, as well as learning management systems. These tools provide digital content to students allowing flexibility in learning environments. Digital curriculum supports credit accrual/make-up, content remediation and test prep. NERIC staff provide program development and ongoing support training.

This service includes access to any one of the following online services:

Canvas and Schoology: The Learning Management System (LMS) service helps educators transform classrooms by providing a platform to deliver courses in a secure online environment. Both services can be used for school-wide communication, online course creation and content management. NERIC staff provide end-user training and instructional/ technical support. Student Information System (SIS) Integration is available for Schoology Enterprise and Canvas subscribers. Subscribers can populate courses, rosters and parent accounts through integration with the district’s SIS. Google, Office 365 and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) authentication is also available.

Credit Accrual and Make-Up: Online and blended learning services provide coursework otherwise unavailable in regular school schedules meeting varying student needs. Web-based courseware systems provide students opportunities to earn credits consistent with New York State regulations for awarding credit. This service supports varying levels of student readiness and supports core subjects, world languages, electives and exam prep courses. Contact the Program Coordinator to discuss various options to support district needs.