This is a virtual event premiering on YouTube in December. The 2-hour show will feature LCHS and 7/8 students submitting student-created You-Tube type videos, as well as performances in music, choral, theatre, LCTV, comedy videos, sports highlights, and more.
Make short videos (15 seconds to 1 minute in length) with your iPhone or home video camera and send us the digital files as MP4 or QuickTime Movie. Click on the link for more information.
The Science National Honor Society will be having a general informational meeting on Thursday 10/22 at 1:30 PM. We ask that those planning on attending fill out this interest form before the meeting:
Students will be able to join us on Thursday via this zoom link:
All students are welcome.
This week's newsletter features five updates: Connectivity Troubleshooting Guide, Rescheduled Parent Tech Academy sessions for October, Spectrum Update. Paper.co 24/7 tutoring for 4th-12th graders, and a note about Hotspots. Click here to read more.
The LCUSD Tech Team and Student Interns created this guide to assist with internet connection issues. From changing the camera view from grid to speaker, checking signal strength, and the all important restart, review this list for ideas that may help.
The new 24/7 tutoring service, Paper.co is now ready for students. You can learn more here: Students should visit Classlink, look for the Paper.co app and choose sign in with Google. Students can ask live tutors questions about homework, get help with other subjects of personal interest, and get writing reviewed. The tutors will not just give away answers however. Students will engage in sessions that help build up knowledge or work through the concept to make this a worthwhile learning experience. For a quick tutorial click on the link above.
Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24/7 concierge meant to assist individuals in finding local mental
health related programs and counseling services. Care Solace is a tool for school staff and families to connect
with community-based mental healthcare resources and providers. The proprietary care navigation system
taps into a vast database of mental healthcare resources to find carefully vetted local therapists and programs
If you haven't taken the LCUSD survey to report any challenges with Spectrum service, please click here to share you experience and we also have a link for you to report a current outage.
View the LCUSD Reopening and Safety Plan 2020-2021.
In order to minimize the challenges of meal service during a pandemic, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that the La Canada Unified School District may provide meals at no cost to all children in the community through December 31, 2020.
This week the tech team is working to ensure students are making it to class. Watch the video newsletter on the updates on accessing virtual class, school accounts, and online resources. You can also read the newsletter on the district website technology section.