Schoology /skoo.luh.jee/—a learning management system (LMS) that has all the tools Olentangy uses to create engaging content, design lessons, and assess student understanding.
In order to utilize blended learning effectively, Olentangy uses Schoology as the district’s learning management system (LMS). This online “digital classroom” provides students and families with anytime, anywhere access to curricular materials and information on upcoming assignments/events. Schoology incorporates the best of modern interfaces so it’s easy to learn and access relevant information on any device.
It allows teachers/students the following capabilities:
A place to house all curriculum material
A place for students to turn in work
A place for students to take assessments
A place for teachers & students to communicate
A place for students to interact and collaborate
A place to communicate due dates and upcoming events
When done well, blended learning transforms education. It engages students and encourages deeper learning. It helps instructors save time, enabling them to focus on their students and the learning experience. Put simply, blended learning improves the quality of interaction between students, educators, administrators, and other Stakeholders. Schoology promotes student engagement, enhances lessons, and increases efficiency. Schoology calls these the Three E’s and considers them to be the foundation of successful blended learning programs. CLICK HERE to learn more.