Parent Virtual Learning Resources

*Links and resources will be updated and added periodically

September Webinars at the Parent Resource Center

Digital Resources at Bryant High School - Parent Consent

Some of the digital resources your child may use this year require parental consent.

Commonly Used Digital Platforms for Family Support and Information

Blackboard 24/7

  • FCPS 24-7 Learning provides parents access to available courses the student is enrolled in,      Naviance Student to view College and Academic Career Planning (for BlackboardMiddle and High school students), [email protected] to view and update Emergency Care information, and Bus Stop Information via the Bus Stop module. Parents and students login using the same credentials as logging in to SIS.  


  • Pear Deck is built to support active learning and empower teachers to hear from every                             student, every day. While being conducted virtually, Pear Deck is one way that Pear Deckwe can help students stay connected to their learning community and on track with their educational goals.  Students will use their account to access PearDeck.


  • Padlet is an online bulletin board for students to post and collaborate, encouragingPadlet collaboration online. Students will use their account to access Padlet.

Google Suite for Education

  • A controlled environment in which  FCPS students, faculty, and staff can communicate,                          store files and collaborate on documents, spreadsheets and presentations.                            Collaboration can occur in real-time, all within a secure FCPS-G Suitemanaged online environment. The use of these tools provides an approved alternative to consumer Google accounts. G Suite for Education includes the following apps for students: Calendar, Classroom, Contacts, Draw, Drive, Docs, Keep, Forms, Mail, Sheets, Slides, Sites, and Tasks.  Students use their accounts to access the G-Suite.


  • Flipgrid is a website that allows teachers to create "grids" to facilitate video Flipgriddiscussions. Each grid is like a message board where teachers can pose questions, called "topics," and their students can post video responses that appear in a tiled grid display. Students can respond via the Flipgrid app or website with any camera-enabled device or by uploading a previously recorded video. Responses can be 15 seconds to five minutes, and a maximum recording time can be set. Teachers can also allow students to record replies to classmates' responses. Students use their accounts to log in to flipgrid.


  • EdPuzzle is an engagement tool which requires students to actively watch videos and EDpuzzlerespond to questions throughout the video.  Videos can be posted directly from their teachers or through youtube.  Students use their account to log in to EdPuzzle. 


  • Gizmos are interactive math and science simulations for grades 3-12. Over 400 GizmosGizmos aligned to the latest standards help educators bring powerful new learning experiences to the classroom. Students set up their own account and password in the site.


  • Quizizz is a formative assessment tool.  Students may use this in class for review Quizizzgames and remediation activities. 


  • Quizlet is an online study application that allows students to Quizletstudy via learning tools and games. Quizlet does not require a login.


  • Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform, used as educational technology in Kahoot!schools and other educational institutions. Its learning games, "Kahoots", are user-generated multiple-choice quizzes that can be accessed via a web browser or the Kahoot app.


No Red Ink

  • NoRedInk is an online web-based language-learning platform.  Teachers assign work No Red Inkthrough No Red ink and provide opportunities for feedback and reflection. Students use their FCPS ID and network password to log in.

Learning Ally

  • Learning Ally provides access to online audiobooks. Students use their Learning login to access Learning Ally. 

Mackin VIA

  • MackinVIA provides access to eBooks and educational databases for students in MackinVIA FCPS.  Students use their ID numbers and network password to log in.  

General Technology Resources

Password Assistance

Student Information System (SIS)


Digital Citizenship

Software Discounts for Students and FCPS Families

Accessing Equipment, Software, and Wifi