Student Roles & Expectations

The Active Role & Expectations of Students in Online Home Learning

  • Establish daily routines for engaging in learning experiences (e.g. 8:30 a.m. start) as guided by your teachers
  • Be sure that you are appropriately dressed, fed and prepared for learning before home learning begins
  • Identify a comfortable, quiet space in your home where you can work effectively and successfully
  • Regularly monitor online platforms (Seesaw, Google Classroom, and Email) to check for announcements and feedback from your teachers
  • Be on time for synchronous learning sessions and make sure adult support is nearby
  • Complete assignments with integrity and academic honesty, while doing your best work. Make sure you mark your assignment DONE in Google Classroom
  • Do your best to meet timelines, commitments, and due dates
  • Communicate proactively with your teachers if you cannot meet deadlines or require additional support 
  • Middle school students: collaborate with and support your peers 
  • Follow CDS Responsible Use of Technology Policy (RUTA), including expectations for online etiquette
  • Stay socially and emotionally healthy by getting exercise, connecting with friends and sharing feelings with family