Northshore School District relaunches online learning program after pausing due to equity issues

GeekWire | Mar 27, 2020 at 4:18 AM
  • The schedule switches explicit instruction to three days a week, offering the other two days for teachers to hold office hours to connect with students one-on-one and further their own educational development as necessary.
  • The inability of the district to provide equitable special education services was one of the challenges the district mentioned when it decided to stop its initial program.
  • In order to alleviate this, the new Northshore program has built in time for the delivery of special education services to the extent that they can be delivered virtually, recognizing that some services will need to change in order to fit an online model.