Distance Learning Info

In March of 2020, Governor Walz implemented a Distance Learning Period for all Minnesota school districts, which continued through the end of the 2019-20 school year.

This page will be updated as we plan for the 2020-21 school year.

Distance Learning Tech Support

If you need assistance with hardware or technical support, please contact our Technology Department at the contact information below:

Distance Learning Plan

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) defines distance learning as: Students engaging in distance learning have access to appropriate educational materials and receive daily interaction with their licensed teacher(s). Distance learning may include paper packets/worksheet, textbooks, telephone instruction or online resources.

See the district's Distance Learning Plan here.

Digital Citizenship Resources

In the White Bear Lake Area Schools, we are digital citizens who use technology to learn and work together in safe, responsible and respectful ways.

Family and Student Essentials

Google Classrooms for Counseling and Media Center

Central students can join grade-level Counseling and Media Center Google Classrooms for additional resources and opportunities to connect with staff and other students. Here are the join codes:

Counseling Media Center
6th grade: 4otkjd4 6th grade: 7ef5keg
7th grade: kc5n6rw 7th grade: brm2szg
8th grade: yt4v7q7 8th grade: 4bnck5o