Secondary Learning Department
COVID-19 UpdateAs we endure the changes to our daily routines because of the pandemic of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), we want to ensure that in Broward County Public Schools, just because schools close, Learning Never Closes. While the District continues to monitor COVID-19 and consult with local health officials and medical experts to determine when it is safe for students to return to our schools for face-to-face learning, Broward County Public Schools will be providing eLearning for all students.
Virtual learning resumes on Wednesday, August 19th, 2020 and students should:
- Report to school by going to http://sso.browardschools.com
- Report to your classroom by clicking on the Canvas tile on your dashboard
- You will find directions, including when your teacher will be on-line, in your “Canvas Classroom”
- Middle & High School students will find a separate Canvas course for each class
Eight Steps to Getting Started with Distance Learning
- For information regarding distance learning in ENGLISH - in SPANISH - in HAITIAN CREOLE -in PORTUGUESE.
Four Steps to Download the Teams Desktop App Onto a ComputerIt is strongly advised that all students, teachers, and parents prepare for an extended period of online learning. Updates on numerous other academic topics, including significant details on by grade band, support program, and parent support are at BCPS Learning Never Closes.
Go to Broward Schools Coronavirus, Learning Under Covid-19 or School Reopening for updates
The Department of Secondary Learning services 116,145 students across Broward County’s 76 middle schools, high schools, and educational centers. This department is dedicated to ensuring the development of a rigorous curriculum across all academic content areas, the selection of appropriate and research-based educational resources, the implementation of classroom tools necessary for student entry into digital citizenship, and the professional development of teachers and administrators in the pedagogy needed to guide students to college-career-life readiness.
The focus of the Department of Secondary Learning falls heavily on the seamless transition of student curriculum from the elementary schools into the district’s middle schools, as well as the vertical alignment and matriculation of students, resources, and academic pathways from the middle schools into the high schools. We offer a multitude of opportunities for Broward students to accelerate their education via Advanced Placement coursework in all content areas, dual enrollment college courses, academic competitions at the local, regional, state, and national levels, just to name a few.
The Department of Secondary Learning subscribes to the philosophy that all students deserve the right to build an educational resume that suits their personal goals and needs. We design curriculum for all students—from those that are looking for additional assistance to those that that need to accelerate beyond the boundaries of traditional grade levels. Whether moving onto higher education or preparing for a rewarding career, Broward students are provided the resources, teachers, and educational guidance to find success in all of their future endeavors.