Planning Tools for Educators

Use these planning tools to build your foundation and then go into detail on continuous learning at home for your students.

Download Your Planning Checklist

Use this checklist to plan and build your foundation before digging into the details.

download the planning checklist

Download Schedule Templates

These schedule templates cover all grades and make it easy for you to plan daily, weekly, and unit lessons.

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Greenbush Recommends

Our recommendations for your continuous learning plan, covering academic support, social-emotional support, family community communication, and more.

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Greenbush Support Webinars

See our schedule of upcoming live webinars, including technology tutorials and teacher collaboration sessions.

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KSDE Continuous Learning Plan

Read the guidance from the Kansas State Department of Education on meeting the immediate need for supporting learning outside of normal practices.

read the learning plan

Spanish Language Version of the Parent Access Survey

A survey for Spanish speaking parents to share their access to technology and devices. Con el fin de proporcionar las experiencias de aprendizaje más significativas para nuestros estudiantes en el futuro, necesitamos recopilar datos sobre el acceso digital en cada uno de los hogares de nuestros estudiantes.

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Sign Up to Receive Our Learning Services Newsletter

Complete this brief form to be signed up for our Learning Services Newsletter. You’ll get the latest up-to-date information on learning services, new resources, and more.

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Parent Access Survey

Use this survey to determine the device, internet access, and other variables affecting your students’ continuous learning experience.

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Talking Points for Parents

This list of talking points will help as you communicate early and often with parents and caregivers. Think of it as FAQs that parents might have, and use it as support through the coming weeks.

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SAMPLE: Completed Waiver Application

We have completed a sample waiver application for each district that includes answers to each essay question. Before getting board approval and submitting it to KSDE prior to April 8, you will need to:

  1. Click on the document to make a copy that you can edit.
  2. Provide answers to any district-specific questions highlighted in yellow.
  3. Review our answers to the essay questions and remove anything that does not pertain to you and/or add any specific details if you are doing anything beyond what is shared in the document.
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Feedback Surveys

Parent Feedback Survey

Make a copy of this survey to gather feedback from your parents regarding your Continuous Learning Plan. When you click “Make a Copy” it will be added to your Google Drive. This will allow you to make edits and make it your own.

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Student Feedback Survey

Make a copy of this survey to gather feedback from your students regarding your Continuous Learning Plan. When you click “Make a Copy” it will be added to your Google Drive. This will allow you to make edits and make it your own.

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Staff Feedback Survey

Make a copy of this survey to gather feedback from your staff regarding the implementation of your Continuous Learning Plan. When you click “Make a Copy” it will be added to your Google Drive. This will allow you to make edits and make it your own.

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Teacher Reflection Guiding Questions

As we navigate this new anything-but-normal world, reflection becomes even more important. Knowing that individuals and groups of teachers are all experiencing lots of “new”, these discussion questions will help guide that reflection and provide structure and support. They can be used by individuals, grade level or content area teams or even buildings as you work towards continuous learning for all.

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