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District offers Parent Orientation opportunities

Sept. 4, 2020 - Edina Public Schools is offering some orientation opportunities for parents and guardians designed to help ready families for the year ahead.

Parent Technology Orientation 101

District Technology Services in collaboration with Community Education, is offering a series of virtual classes designed to help parents navigate the digital tools of the coming school year. Join us to learn more about topics including:

  • Digital Learning Essentials
  • Tech Tools
  • Communications Tools and Expectations
  • Instructional Content
  • Support

There are specific classes for EVA and Hybrid learning, for elementary and secondary levels, and translated options. The classes are free but registration is requested.

Virtual Q&A

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. The district will host a Virtual Q&A on Thursday, Sept. 10. Send us your questions about the 2020-21 school year by emailing:

Communications@edinaschools.org, subject line: Virtual Q&A – by noon Tuesday, Sept. 8.

We will sort questions and identify themes, and then gather a panel of district experts who can provide answers and information addressing areas of most interest. There will be two sessions:

  • 6-7:25 p.m. - Early Learning and Elementary topics
  • 7:35-9 p.m. - Middle and High School topics 

The Virtual Q&A will be live streamed on the district YouTube page. It will also be recorded and posted on the YouTube page so you can watch at your convenience.