Manitoba Education, in collaboration with public health officials, has prepared a Back to School Poster – Help Keep Our Schools Safe, which reminds us all to follow the fundamentals of health to reduce the risk of COVID-19 entering and being transmitted in our schools. Click on the above link for more info!
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Working Together to be Healthy in Mind, Body & Spirit
A number of school divisions in the Westman/Parkland area (Mountain View, Brandon, Park West, Rolling River, Southwest Horizon and Swan Valley) have been collaborating to provide remote learning for students in Kindergarten to Grade 8, who are immunocompromised or who have immunocompromised family members in their household and have been medically advised not to attend school. For details, click on the above link!
Free Wi-Fi is offered once again in every MVSD community for students who are engaging in online learning! The service is available Mon-Fri from 8 am - 8 pm. Students are asked to remain in their vehicles while working on assignments to abide by social distancing guidelines. Click on the link for hotspot locations.
In an effort to support our MVSD families, we would like to offer parent/guardian tech training, which would focus on an overview of Microsoft Teams, accessing student marks and attendance in PowerSchool, available tech supports for MVSD families and tech Q & A. If you are interested in attending a session such as this, please click on the link by Sep. 18th to complete a short form which will enable us to plan for the logistics of the session!