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Engaging in Your Child's Learning Experience
Whether you have a child currently enrolled in Laurel Springs or are considering online education, it’s important to recognize your role as a parent in this type of learning environment.
The role of the parent—or academic coach—is to provide organization and structure, create a proper learning environment, and promote consistency in the learning process. Parents also act as learning companions, facilitators, and advocates for their children. They help build and sustain a positive relationship with the school and work closely with teachers to ensure a successful learning experience.
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Technology Requirement FAQ
What types of computers are required for Laurel Springs online course work?
Standard laptop or desktop computers with Windows or Mac OS are supported.
Chromebooks, Tablets, iPads, Smartphones, and other mobile devices are NOT supported.
Which internet browsers can I use?
Up-to-date versions of Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and Edge browsers are supported.
Do I need a certain internet speed to attend courses?
A High-speed internet connection (Cable, DSL) is highly recommended.
Satellite internet service and cellular wifi hotspots may be subject to speed and reliability issues and could result in unsatisfactory performance.
Is any additional equipment required?
World Language courses require speakers and a microphone, or a headset with microphone.
Webcam or camera-enabled smartphone is recommended for the option of having a video conference with faculty or staff.
Please contact us for more details about technology requirements.
How to Get Help
Phone SupportCall (800) 377 - 5890 (ext. 6050)