Powerful and User-Friendly Technology
Nexus Academy uses Connexus, Connections Education's education management system. This proprietary system is designed from the ground up to meet the exact requirements of our instructional model and the needs of our students and families. It brings the school right to students 24 hours a day from any Internet connection.
Connexus is powerful, yet very intuitive and user-friendly. It is also comprehensive, allowing blended learning students and parents to access everything they need from one place—their personalized homepage:
Learning Tools for Parents Involvement
All from the personalized Connexus homepage, parents can:
- View all students' schedules, assignments, and lessons.
- Monitor students' progress using the online grade book.
- Communicate with teachers and other families via our secure WebMail and message boards.
Blended Learning Tools for Student Success
The student’s individualized homepage helps students communicate, organize, and complete and submit assignments.
From the homepage, our students can:
- View daily and monthly schedules and access lessons.
- Monitor progress through the online grade book .
- Communicate with on-site and virtual teachers and students through WebMail andmessage boards.
- Access many online learning resources.
- Participate in clubs and activities.
- View a directory of students.
The Technology—Connexus® Demo
Nexus Academy provides students with an environment that integrates blended learning technology into every aspect of learning. That same technology expands the classroom beyond the walls of our schools to just about anywhere our students go.
Connexus® Interactive Demo
Connexus is the technological foundation of the Nexus Academy program, creating a rich and vibrant virtual school experience. This tool fosters vitally important communications among students, parents, and teachers. Students and their parents can access everything they need from their personalized homepage, including schedules, daily lessons and assignments, WebMail messages, an online library, and much more.
The Technology—LiveLesson® Virtual Classrooms
Nexus Academy provides students with an environment that integrates technology into every aspect of learning. And that same technology expands the classroom beyond the walls of our school to just about anywhere our students go.
Step into Our Virtual Classroom
Nexus Academy teachers are highly skilled in teaching in the web environment. They conduct classes with our powerful, interactive LiveLesson® system. Utilizing unique, interactive tools, LiveLesson sessions allow our teachers to create and lead the real-time, lively interactions of a traditional classroom, but in an online setting.
Simply by typing or speaking into a microphone connected to the computer, students can:
- Ask questions
- Answer questions
- Take part in group discussions