Parent Education and Support

During this period of online learning, we have developed resources to assist parents with facilitating students' learning at home. You will find a number of resources below and we will continue to add to these as we receive student and parent feedback highlighting what may be required. Please continue to visit these pages regularly. We hope they are useful for you! 

Online Learning Platforms

Parent Access to BBB

big blue button logo

Big Blue Button (BBB) will be the primary platform for Middle and High School face-to-face online meetings.

First page of the PDF file: BBBJoiningaMeeting_English

English

First page of the PDF file: BBBJoiningaMeeting_Chinese

Chinese

First page of the PDF file: BBBJoiningaMeeting_Korean

Korean

thumbnail image of video on parent access to BBB

Parent Access to Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams will be the primary platform for Elementary School face-to-face online meetings.

First page of the PDF file: TeamsMeetingsforStudentsandParents-EN

English

First page of the PDF file: TeamsMeetingsforStudentsandParents-CN

Chinese

First page of the PDF file: TeamsMeetingsforStudentsandParents-KOR

Korean

Parent Access to SeeSaw

SeeSaw is the essential communication and student learning portfolio environment for students in the Elementary School.

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English

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Chinese

First page of the PDF file: IntrotoSeesawFamilyInterface_Korean

Korean

Parent Access to DX

Booster Club Dragon

Dragons' Exchange (DX) will be the primary online learning environment for students in the Middle school and High school.

thumbnail image of video on parent access to DX

English

First page of the PDF file: DXforparents_Chinese

Chinese

First page of the PDF file: DXforparents_Korean

Korean

Online Learning overview

Transition to Online Learning

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Community Education Series

ES Parent Education Series

MS/HS Parent Education Series


 

Parent Support Sessions

Recordings of Principal Coffees that take place during Online Learning will be found below.

Any parents experiencing IT difficulties during this period of online learning, please email our ICT Helpdesk at ICTHelpdesk@isb.bj.edu.cn

Online Learning Models

Below you will find the documents that describe our Elementary School and Middle/High School Online Learning models in more detail. Please take the time to read in either English, Korean or Chinese.

Elementary School Online Learning Model

First page of the PDF file: ES-OnlineLearning-EN_Mar2022

English

First page of the PDF file: ES-OnlineLearning-CN_Mar2022

Chinese

First page of the PDF file: ES-OnlineLearning-KO_Mar2022

Korean

Middle & High School Online Learning Model

First page of the PDF file: MSHS-OnlineLearning_EN_Aug2021

English

First page of the PDF file: MSHS-OnlineLearning_CN_Aug21

Chinese

First page of the PDF file: MSHS-OnlineLearning_KO_Aug21

Korean

Setting Your Child Up for Success for Online Learning (Dr. Jennifer Wathall)

First page of the PDF file: ISBParentsElementarySchoolClosure

Elementary School Presentation Slides

First page of the PDF file: ISBParentsSecondarySchoolClosureFINAL

Middle/High School Presentation Slides

First page of the PDF file: ISBParentsAdviceMentimeter

ISB Parents Advice Mentimeter


 

Resources

Daily Planner

To help you and you child(ren) organize each day's Online Learning, we have developed the planners below for both Elementary students and Middle/High students. Download a copy for your own use by clicking the button you require.

Resources for Parents

Elementary School

Resources for Parents

The link provides several articles with support for families; mindfulness activities; and some additional tools to challenge students' thinking and to get them moving. 

Middle/High School

The link provides several articles for both parents and students to help support you during this time.

Resources

Podcasts

Check out these family-friendly and free podcasts for children aged 3-12, compiled by our Elementary School Librarians.

Welcome to the World of Podcasts

Capital Library Reading Resources

Click here for instructions on how to set up your own account to access Capital Library's treasure trove of reading online.

Online Resources

Blue Dragon Children's Foundation has created a fun 14-day challenge for students in grades 4 to 8. Click here to view the fun activities, available online.

Blog Posts

The following blog posts, written by our Office of Learning, provide useful tips and resources on a number of subjects:

Online Learning Resources

Ergonomics

Screen Time Monitoring and Managing

Brain Breaks

 

 

Top Tips for Online Learning

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First page of the PDF file: HowToTakeYourStudyAndTest-takingSkillsToTheNextLevel
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Additional Resources

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