Connexus® Education Management System

Connexus is one of the most comprehensive and reliable online learning management systems available. It is designed to meet the exact requirements of the Great Lakes Cyber Academy instructional model and the needs of our students and families.



Connexus® and LiveLesson® Sessions

Connexus is our user-friendly online education management system that connects students with their LiveLesson sessions, teachers, and a wide range of educational resources.

Tools for Students

From the personalized Connexus home page, students can:

  • View daily and monthly schedules
  • Access lessons
  • Monitor progress through the online grade book (for students in grades 6 and above)
  • Communicate with teachers and students through WebMail and Message Boards
  • Access many online learning resources
  • Participate in clubs and activities
  • View a directory of students

Tools for Parents and Learning Coaches

From the personalized Connexus home page, parents can:

  • View students’ schedules, assignments, and lessons
  • Adjust the learning schedule for students in grades K–8
  • Monitor students’ progress using the online grade book
  • Communicate with teachers and other families via our secure WebMail and Message Boards
  • Rate the Great Lakes Cyber Academy learning experience at any time

Tools for Teachers and Administrators

Connexus is used extensively by teachers and administrators. Some of the many tools for online learning allow teachers to:

  • Conduct lessons live over the Internet with LiveLesson® sessions
  • Track student progress
  • Review and grade online assignments and assessments
  • Communicate quickly and effectively with students, parents, and Learning Coaches
  • Keep track of student and family interactions
  • Modify learning to meet students’ needs

Because much of the learning and record keeping is done online through Connexus, school administrators can monitor the effectiveness of instruction and ensure that students are making progress every day.