Getting Started with Remote Learning at NVCS
This guide is here to provide you with everything you need to get started Remote Learning at NVCS. The first section covers everything you will need to connect to Remote Learning, and the second section provides how-to information for getting connected.
Section 1: Things you will need
- Internet Access
Option 1) In order to connect for Remote Learning, you will need access to the Internet. If you already have Internet access at home, move on to step 2.
Option 2) If you are in need of Internet access at home, please review the list of Internet Service Providers that we have identified as offering free or reduced rate Internet services during COVID-19.
Option 3) If you do not have internet access at home, you can park your car in the 4-8 campus parking lot to use the school's WiFi, or the public library to use the public WiFi. Please remain in your vehicle.
School WiFi - If you are using a New Vision Chromebook, they will connect to the WiFi automatically. If you are using your own devices please us this information:
Wireless Name: NVCS-Guest
Wireless Password: Exceptional
- Computer Access
Option 1) If you already have an available computer at home (Chromebook, Windows PC, Apple Mac or Linux) you can run the Chrome Web Browser to gain access to everything you need for Remote Learning. Everything can also be accessed through iOS devices such as an iPad, iPod Touch or iPhone, Android Devices such as tablets or smart phones.
Option 2) You can check out a Chromebook from NVCS by following the instructions under Chromebook Deployment. With a NVCS Chromebook you will have everything you need for Remote Learning.
Option 3) If you would like to purchase a computer to use from home, we have listed several resources on the Recommended Tech page to help you find a budget friendly option.
- Account Information
To access NVCS Remote Learning, students will need to log into their New Vision Google G Suite for Education Accounts. If you do not have the account information, please follow the instructions under Login Information.
Section 2: Things to Do
Sign in to your NVCS G Suite for Education account
Access Google Classroom
Access live interactive or streamed lessons from your teacher
- Sign in
To access NVCS Remote Learning you will need to be signed in to your NVCS Google G Suite for Education account.
- Access Classroom
All information from your teacher(s) will be posted in Google Classroom, so start every day by accessing Google Classroom to see what information your teacher has shared with you.
- Access Live or Streamed Lessons
If your teacher is providing a live interactive or streamed lesson, the information will be posted in Google Classroom.