在密歇根州, schools are required to provide an on-site mentor for every student who chooses to take an online course. 为什么? Because mentors provide critical 支持 to online learners. 通过建立面对面的联系, 让学生按时上课, 并提供指导和支持, mentors make online courses less overwhelming and 更多的 manageable for 学生.
如果beat365中文要改善 55% pass rate for online 学生 in the state of Michigan, we’re going to need to work together to provide online 学生 with 更多的 支持.
Our state’s mentors are doing the best they can to 支持 their online 学生. 尽管满足了这一迫切需求, 当地的导师往往缺乏培训, 一个专业的社区, 明确定义角色和职责.
在这里 密歇根虚拟, we’re ready to improve our state’s pass rate for 所有 online learners (regardless of provider) by empowering Michigan mentors with free resources & 职业发展机会.
Being the only mentor (or even one of a handful of mentors) for online learners at your school can be an isolating experience. When you’re the only one (or one of a few) in your position, it can be difficult to define your responsibilities and figure out what exactly you’re supposed to be doing to help your online 学生 succeed.
在beat365中文的经验, we’ve found that mentors need 更多的 opportunities for community building and professional development as it relates to the unique but critical role they play in their schools. That’s why we’re offering Michigan mentors opportunities to connect with one another and share best practices.
Below you will find a variety of free and low-cost resources & 职业发展机会 designed to build community among and empower Michigan mentors to 支持 online learners with research-based best practices.
beat365中文的许多资源是为 所有 导师(不论在线学习提供商), but we also have a selection of resources designed specific所有y for the mentors of 密歇根虚拟 学生.
Want to learn 更多的 about best practices for mentoring online learners? Check out our series of blog articles on mentoring written by experienced mentors and K-12 researchers!
We’re sorry to inform you that we have reached capacity for several of our Semester 1 and Trimester 1 courses. You’ll notice when attempting to enroll 学生 in our beat365 Portal that some courses are unavailable. While we are no longer accepting new enrollments for these courses at this time, many courses continue to remain open for enrollment.
全州许多学生都是100%远程的, demand for our online courses is greater than ever before. Because every course we offer is taught by a Michigan-certified teacher, this high volume of enrollments has created capacity issues for our teachers who provide each and every student with individual feedback.
而 密歇根虚拟 team anticipated and planned for significant increases in student enrollments this F所有, the increased demand we’ve experienced has been unprecedented. 作为一个结果, we are taking steps to hire even 更多的 part-and full-time teachers to 支持 larger numbers of student enrollments for Semester 2 as well as for Trimester 2 and 3.
For schools that still need online learning options this year, please fill out the form at the bottom of our virtual pathways page 与某人会面，讨论其他解决方案. 而beat365中文的一些教师主导的课程已经满了, we may still have the capacity to help you in upcoming terms or can discuss timing to implement a whole-school or collaborative program in which local teachers from your school/district use our online course content to teach 学生. beat365中文也有 免费的课程内容和资源 可供您使用.
We know this is an incredibly stressful time for 所有, and we’re sorry if the courses you’re looking for are unavailable. We never want to turn away a student who wants to learn from us. beat365中文最关心的问题, 然而, 是成功的学生, and we have a policy to not take on additional enrollments if we cannot guarantee that 所有 学生 will have a quality online learning experience.
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate the unusu所有y high volume of enrollments we are receiving.