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Stirling Elementary School Distance Learning Support

  • Welcome to the Stirling Distance Learning page.

    Although the school building remains closed, our dedication to educating students is still our top priority.  

    This page will be updated regularly to provide you with links to resources to support distance learning. Be sure to check back often for updates!

  • Broward Schools Information

    March 26, 2020: Update on Academics during Coronavirus Closure  English

    March 24, 2020: Parent Instructions for Distance Learning English

    March 20, 2020: Food and Nutrition Services for Students and Families March30-April15  English     Español     Haitian-kreyòl

    March 20, 2020: Coronavirus Information Update  English     Español     Haitian-kreyòl

    March 18, 2020: Update on Academics during Coronavirus Closure  English     Español     Haitian-kreyòl

    Click here for Broward County Public Schools Coronavirus updates. 

    Click here for Learning Never Closes district information.

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  • Contacting Your Child's Teacher

    You can find contact information for your child's teacher on the school website under “Contact Us” → “School Staff Directory” or by clicking HERE

    Check back soon for a list of teachers' "Office Hours".

  • FREE Comcast Internet Essentials

    Comcast is offering families two months of FREE internet service during the COVID-19 crisis.  If you need information regarding this free internet service, click here

    BCPS Comcast Information Memo

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  • iReady Information

    iReady offers family guides to help you get started at home

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    Haitian-kreyòl

    For more iReady information, visit the iReady Family Resource Center

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  • Download Microsoft Office

    Click here for information on how to download your free copy of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Canvas Parent App

    The Canvas Parent app enhances the potential for parents to engage in their children's education. The Canvas Parent app is available both for iOs (version 10.0 or higher) and Android (version 5.0 or higher) through the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. 

    Information about downloading the Canvas Parent App to your phone  English     Español     Haitian-kreyòl

    Click here for the Canvas Tutorial Video Series: Canvas Parent App

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  • Canvas Courses for Parents

    Click here for the BCPS Canvas Course: Parent Information Hub 

    Click here for the BCPS Canvas Course: Supporting Young Learners This course provides guidance and resources related to English Language Arts/Literacy, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Social-Emotional Learning to help ensure your child continues to be successful in school.

    Click here for the BCPS Exceptional Student Learning Support Canvas Course: ESE K-5 Learning Never Closes  This course will provide week by week suggested activities to continue the learning across the content areas for complex learners. Resources will be posted on a weekly basis and can be used as a supplement to tasks assigned by the student's classroom teacher and service providers. 

  • Update Your Information in EdPlan

    March 24, 2020

    The BCPS Exceptional Student Learning Support Department sent out a Parent Link phone call and email message to parents of ESE students.  They are trying to add as much information for parents as possible, in order for you to have access to your child's' documents, including upcoming IEP Progress Reports.  This is separate from information that the District is providing on how parents need to access their child’s academic information. 

    If you haven't already, please click the link below and complete the necessary information.  

    Update EdPlan Information

  • Lunch & Learn Webinar Series for Parents & Families

    The Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS) has partnered with the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) and Multiagency Network for Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities (SEDNET) to provide parent webinars.

    *Please open the flyers for more information on each session & the registration link

    Schedule

    • March 30, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Setting Up Your Home's Learning Environment for Success: Understanding the Needs for Adults and Children - see flyer 2
    • March 31, 1:00-3:00 pm: Simplified Learning (for students on the spectrum or have special needs) - see flyer 1
    • April 2, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Addressing Special Needs in the Virtual Environment - see flyer 2
    • April 6, 1:00-3:00 pm: The ABC's of Behavior - see flyer 1
    • April 16, 2020, 1:00-3:00 pm: The Anxious Child (for students on the spectrum or have special needs) - see flyer 1

    Flyer 1: Parents Lunch & Learn

    Flyer 2: Parents Lunch & Learn

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  • Accessing the Clever Launchpad

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    Most of the resources that students need to access are on the Clever LaunchPad.

    Students can access their suite of resources via the Single Sign-On Clever LaunchPad

    Students with a Personal (Not School Loaned) Laptop

    1. Open a web browser (Chrome is preferred)
    2. Go to sso.browardschools.com (Be sure to bookmark this page)
    3. Click “Log in with Active Directory”
    4. Enter your student log in information
    5. You should see your LaunchPad resources

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    *If you need a password reset, please call BCPS ETS Department 754-321-0411

    Students with a School Loaned Laptop

    1. As soon as you log into the laptop, a web browser should open to broward.k12.fl.us/insite/
    2. Click on the “LaunchPad” icon
    3. You should see your LaunchPad resources

    *Some of the resources may require the teacher to provide access before the student can initiate the activities.

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  • Accessing Canvas

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    All student learning will center around the Canvas platform. 

    Accessing Your Course in Canvas

    1. On the Clever LaunchPad, click on the Canvas icon
    2. On the Clever Dashboard, select the Course you want to open
    3. Course Homepage: Read the instructions provided by your teacher for completing your work

    Click here to view the Canvas Tutorial Video Series: Canvas Overview (Students)

    Click here to view the Canvas Tutorial Video Series: Dashboard Overview (Students)

    Click here to view the Canvas Tutorial Video Series: Assignments Overview (Students)

  • Microsoft Teams - Videoconferencing

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    Check back soon for more information about joining video conferencing with your teacher and classmates on Microsoft Teams. 

  • Library Media Services

    Library Media offers many educational resources that can be accessed anywhere, anytime, from our Canvas or Destiny Library Manager portals. 

    Click here for information on how to access Library Media Services.

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