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How to Start an Online School Program

Looking to start a virtual program in your K-12 school/district or expand your existing program? Explore the free, research-based tools and resources below to get started designing a high-quality online learning program built around student success.

Let us do the heavy lifting.

Setting up a high-quality remote or blended learning program requires a lot of work. To help you achieve your school or district’s vision for learning, we’ve dramatically reimagined our course models to offer content-only options, LMS support, teacher training, and more.

Whether you’re looking to start a virtual program, incorporate digital content into your face-to-face classrooms, or offer a hybrid model, we have a variety of options to help you get started and design virtual pathways optimized for student success.

Questions to consider when starting a virtual learning program

The resources and tools linked below answer frequently asked questions about how to start an online school program and offer advice on research-based best practices, including planning and leading for student success, choosing an LMS, finding online content, setting up a mentor program, preparing teachers and students, planning for pupil accounting, and more. 

Keep Michigan Learning webinar series

To help Michigan educators keep students learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, we produced a series of short webinars (approx. 30 minutes each) that offer tips, tricks, and best practices for remote teaching and learning.

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