Explore our Online Classroom demo to see how technology empowers students to learn how they learn best.


Your Child’s Learning Platform

In our virtual public school, online technology helps students form powerful connections with each other and their teachers. Specifically, Pearson Online Classroom offers an engaging learning environment where they can gain new knowledge and build the life skills they’ll need to adapt in an ever-changing world.

  • Interactive web tools designed specifically for Connections Academy students
  • Online lessons that relate to your child on their level and make learning exciting
  • Plenty of ways to quickly connect with teachers
  • Internal webmail specifically for your child
  • Secure message boards where your child can chat with other students and their teachers
  • Additional resources to help guide your child through their learning journey

Through the Online Classroom, your child will experience multi-media lessons, connect with teachers and engage with the wider Minnesota Connections Academy community. Designed by online learning experts, Pearson Online Classroom is what makes it possible for your child to attend public school from home or anywhere else. Experience our Online Classroom demo to see all it can do.

The Parent Experience

As your child’s Learning Coach, you will have your own access to Pearson Online Classroom where you’ll find the tools and resources you need to help your child thrive. These include:

  • A personal planner to help you schedule your child’s day
  • Webmail and message boards so you can stay in touch with teachers and staff
  • Course information to keep you informed on what your child is learning
  • Alerts and to-do lists to help you stay on track
  • Reports on your child’s attendance, progress, grades and more

Connecting Teachers

Through Pearson Online Classroom, our teachers and staff can stay in touch with you and provide assistance whenever you or your child needs guidance. This includes:

  • Communicating through webmail and message boards
  • Conducting LiveLesson® sessions
  • Posting advice, tips and other resources
  • Providing counseling and other services
Teacher on a laptop - Connections Academy

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