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Parent Virtual Learning Sessions

All SMCISD Parents and guardians are invited to join us at the dates and times listed below to learn about resources available this school year, as we start remote on-line learning instruction. You can learn about Canvas, our learning management system, how to access grades and schedules via Home Access Center, and other important tools.

The sessions will include Spanish and English held at 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. The sessions will be recorded if you can't join us at these times.


Virtual Parent Learning Sessions Schedule via Facebook Live on our SMCISD FACES Facebook page @SMCISDFACES

Thursday, August 27, 2020
Topic: How to Register Your Child
Description: Marina Salinas, PEIMs technician, Belinda Pena, Attendance Registrar at DeZavala and Rose Pearson, Director of Pupil Personnel & Student Support Services will assist parents in registering their child into our school district.

10:00 am Spanish Session
6:00 pm English Session

Friday, August 28, 2020
Topic: Home Access Center
Description: Marina Salinas, PEIMs Technician, Rose Pearson, Director of Pupil Personnel & Student Support Services and Gracie Campos, Parent Liaison will show parents how to use the home access center to get information on their child's attendance, report card grades, and see student's schedule.

10:00 am Spanish Session
6:00 pm English Session

Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Topic: A Parent's Guide to Canvas learning platform
Description: Rose Pearson, Trista DeLaCruz, Susan Seaton, and Technology Instructional Coaches will train parents on how to use Canvas. Both parents and their children are encouraged to attend this session.

10:00 am Spanish Session
6:00 pm English Session

Thursday, September 3, 2020
Topic: How to prepare your child for the start of a new school year in remote learning
Description: Mrs. Juli Wiegman, Social Emotional Counselor will show parents strategies on how to handle stress prior to the beginning of a new school year.

10:00 am Spanish Session
6:00 pm English Session