|Do you have a student in Boston Public Schools? Curious about your kid’s grades? Want to check her attendance? Would you like to get an email notification any time your child is absent or gets a poor grade? If so, then the BPS Student Information System (SIS) is for you! This tutorial will show you how to login and access a treasure trove of information.|
LEARN! Sites that might interest you
|Sites that might interest you...
|FastWeb is a great site that will help you find a scholarship for school. It offers an easy to use search tool with a very large database of scholarships. If you are thinking about going back to school and need help paying for it, this is a great site to check out.|
|"ACCESS helps aspiring college students and graduates make their dream of a college education an affordable reality. Our mission is to ensure that all young people have the financial information and resources necessary to find an affordable path to - and through - a postsecondary education."|
Curious about coding? What about programming? Want to be able to make your own apps for your phone and other mobile devices? Code.org is the place for you! This site offers great tutorials on how to learn basic coding. Have some fun and let know what you come up with!
|Founded in 1848, by an act of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts, the Boston Public Library (BPL) was the first large free municipal library in the United States. Over 2.2 million patrons visit the BPL each year, many in pursuit of research material, others looking for an afternoon's reading, still others for the magnificent and unique art and architecture.|
|"With over 3,100 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice, [Khan Academy is] on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace."|
|"TEDTalks began as a simple attempt to share what happens at TED with the world. Under the moniker 'ideas worth spreading,' talks were released online. They rapidly attracted a global audience in the millions. Indeed, the reaction was so enthusiastic that the entire TED website has been reengineered around TEDTalks, with the goal of giving everyone on-demand access to the world's most inspiring voices."|
|"The Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline provides referrals to over 300 adult education programs that offer one-on-one tutoring, small-group or classroom instruction to adult learners. We provide information about basic reading, math, adult basic education, English language training, family literacy, GED preparation or testing sites."|
|School Choice can be a diffcult and complicated time for families. BPS has set up www.bostonschoolchoice.org to help you with this process. You can find information on school zones, upcoming community meetings, and much more. There is even an interactive mapping tool.|
College & Career Guide
|Applying for college and finding the right career can be intimidating. BPS has put together a College & Career Guide full of resources and links to help you naviagate this difficult procress.|