Educational Sites

The district is awaiting guidance from the Pennsylvania Department of Education in terms of being permitted to do direct instruction. Until that occurs, the focus of the district is to ensure continuity of learning for all of its students trhough enrichment and review. 

During this mandated statewide closure of schools due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Jim Thorpe Area School District want to assist parents in ensuring your students maintain and progress in their academic skills To that end, this page will provide the school community with resources that can be used with your students for enrichment and review.

These resources will be categorized by the sites the district uses in school and other sites from vendors who are temporarily providing access to their services during this time.

School District Resources
The following sites can be accessed from school or home. Some sites require a student login.

   Name URL Address Grade Level Description  iPad App
  Clever JTASD Portal K-8  Online platform for accessing educational sites Y
  Seesaw K-2 Online learning platform Y
  Google Classroom 3-8 Online learning platform Y
  Google Hangouts Meet 3-8 Online Video-conferencing Y
  Schoology 9-12 Online learning platform Y
  Reading Eggs K-2 Reading Practice Y
K-8 Math & ELA Practice Y
  Exact Path 3-8 Math & ELA Practice N
3-8 Math Practice N
K-5 Math Practice N
K-3 Reading Curriculum N
  Big Ideas Math 6-8 Math Curriculum N
  enVision Math
K-5 Math Curriculum N
  Discovery Education
K-12 5-8 Science & Social Studies Curriculum, Online Videos Y
  BrainPop K-8 Online videos Y
  PBS Learning Media
K-12 Online Videos N
  Safari Montage K-12 Online Videos N
  Sora (Overdrive)
K-12 Digital books Y
  Scholastic Storia
K-8 Digital books Y
  Epic!  K-6 Digital books 
 2-12 ELA, Science, Social Studies practice N
  Khan Academy
 K-12 ELA, Science, Math practice Y
 K-12 ELA practice
  Edmentum Assessments
 K-12 Math & ELA Assessments N
  Renaissance (STAR 360/Accelerated Reading
 K-12 Math & ELA Assessments  K-12  Coding practice N

Live Webcams and Virtual Field Trips

Click on the title above to access the list of sites.