Will parents or guardians have access to their child’s course?
Parents or guardians will have an account for Pearson's Education Management System, which allows them to track their child’s progress through the online grade book and contact their child’s online teacher. Login information for parents or guardians and students will be sent to the parent’s or guardian’s email address the Site Coordinator used during registration.
Who are the Pearson teachers?
Our exceptional online teachers hold valid Mississippi certifications in their respective subject areas. Teachers also receive extensive training to prepare them to teach online. Students, parents or guardians may contact teachers via webmail messages through Connexus and/or by telephone.
How much time is required of a student during a course?
On average, at least six to eight hours per week are needed throughout a semester in order to complete each half-credit course.
What are the technology requirements needed for online courses?
A computer, access to the Internet, a telephone, a headset with a microphone, and printer are required for the online class. Please refer to the Technical Requirements section for specific information regarding hardware and software requirements.