Welcome to Spokane Virtual Learning
an online program of Spokane Public Schools that offers classes for middle and high school students
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Spokane Virtual Learning Fall Orientations for students enrolled in SVL classes first semester
Please plan to attend one of the following Orientations:
Wednesday, August 24 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - All subjects(excluding Fitness/Health students)
Thursday, August 25 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - Fitness/Health Only
Tuesday, August 30 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - Fitness/Health Only
Wednesday, August 31 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - All subjects(excluding Fitness/Health students)
Wednesday, September 7 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - Fitness/Health Only
Thursday, September 8 6 - 7 pm at Libby Center - All subjects
The Libby Center is located at 2900 E. 1st Avenue
At the Orientation you will receive your login information for your SVL class. Orientations will provide you with information on accessing and completing your course as well as tips on how to use Blackboard. SVL fitness students will check out the heart rate monitor required for fitness classes. This will also be a great opportunity to ask questions.
Parents/Guardians are encourage to attend too!
Questions?Please call the SVL office at 354-7545 or email SVL@SpokaneSchools.org
Why do our students take our classes? Here is what our 2015-2016 students had to say:
49% - Ability to work at my own pace
24% - Ability to review the material as many times as I want
10% - Take a class not offered at my school
22% - To work ahead or take an advanced class
13% - Increase my motivation or engagement in a course material
14% - Get more individualized attention
22% - Supports my learning style
62% - Fits my schedule
52% - Complete H.S. requirement
12% - Feel more comfortable asking questions in an online class
7% - To retrieve a class I have failed or to get a better grade
NEW FITNESS OPTIONS FOR STUDENTS
Through Spokane Virtual Learning, student athletes can
now meet the activity requirement of their fitness courses through participation
in school or community directed athletic programs. Students athletes simply
enroll in their fitness courses through Spokane Virtual Learning. CLICK
HERE FOR INFORMATION AND TO FIND OUT HOW TO GET STARTED.
There are no more scheduled visits this month. Please see the dates below or the calendar above for future datesNext Month
SVL TEACHER SPOTLIGHT All of our teachers are Washington State Credentialed and Highly Qualified in the subjects they teach.
Ms. Petterborg has a BA in Social Studies/History from EWU. She also has a masters degree in technology from Lesley University. She has taught at North Central high school for 19 years and is also a graduate of North Central.
She is currently teaching World History Honors and Comparative Government. Ms. Petterborg has developed the on-line CWA curriculum and this is her second year of teaching this on-line course.
Ms. Petterborg has taught summer school for the last 20 years and has run the homework center. She has also done tutoring and credit retrieval programs after school.
Spokane Virtual Learning         2900 East 1st Avenue, Spokane, WA 99202       phone-509-354-7545      fax-509-354-7582 Spokane Public Schools complies with all federal and state laws and regulations and does not discriminate.
It is the policy of the School Board to ensure
that student records are created, maintained, disseminated, and disposed
of as required by law and as deemed necessary and appropriate to provide
for the educational welfare of students and support of District's educational
programs, and/or for the orderly and efficient operation of schools.
The Board directs the superintendent to establish procedures that govern the
collection, content, management and control of student records. (Refer to Policy
6220 for District policy on public record requests.)