WPS offers Parent University to help families navigate online learning
WPS to offer Parent University to help families navigate online learning
Wichita Public Schools, in partnership with Common Sense Media, is offering opportunities for district families to attend Parent University, a series of online learning sessions designed to help support families in their understanding of our digital space and make meaningful connections.
Supporting Your Student with Microsoft Teams
Experience Microsoft Teams for classroom instruction through a simulation of the student experience. Learn digital citizenship regarding student expectations and responsibilities in a digital environment.
Accessing Your Students’ Progress with Office 365 & Microsoft Teams
Leave this session with the ability to track the status of your child’s learning, assignments and classroom progress. There will be steps to show how students will access Teams, Team Meetings, Accessibility in Teams and other needs that might occur during online instruction.
Digital citizenship is responsible technology use by anyone who uses technology and digital devices. In this session, explore how students will achieve and understand digital literacy and strategies on digital health and wellness.
ParentVue allows you to email your child’s teachers and see your child’s schedule and grade book. It also allows you to read messages sent by the school. This session will demonstrate how to access these features.
District Devices: An Introduction for Families
Participants will understand best practices for maintaining and caring for electronic devices. The session will also cover our vision for technology equity and access and district device policies.
Wichita Area Museums
Family connections to the Sedgwick County Zoo and Wichita Art Museum.