Distance Learning Resources for Educators
Distance Learning Plan Training
This video will walk you through the process of creating a distance learning plan.
UMSL September Start-Up Series
Free, online four-part professional learning series offered by UMSL that begins on Sept. 1. Sessions are designed to support educators with online delivery, including strategies for inclusive classrooms and students with disabilities.
Academic and Related Services Toolkit
This resource has activities that teachers and related services can use. The activities can be sorted by grade level, support level and subject area.
Best Practices in Virtual Learning
This document provides information about best practices that will support you in providing virtual learning. This includes sections for teachers and other related service areas. The videos listed below cover a variety of specific topics.
- Best Practices for Virtual Learning: An Overview (Video)
- Relationships Matter (Video)
- Develop a Plan for Offline Learning (Video)
- Real-Time Meetings (Video)
- Responsive Feedback (Video)
DESE Distance Learning Strategies for Missouri Teachers by Missouri Teachers
Additional details about this series of videos is available here.
The Critical Six for Virtual Learning
This is an overview of what universals look like in a virtual setting.
Alternative Method of Instruction for SSD Schools
This document explains the alternative method of instruction plan for the SSD schools.
Suggested Tools for Virtual Engagement
Learning Management System (LMS)
Collaboration & Discussion
Flipped Lecture or Lesson
Journaling or Portfolio