Technology for Parents

Turtle Rock and the Irvine Unified School District use technology to communicate with parents and students.   Below are links to some of the programs used.   

Turtle Rock Tech Talk Presentation given by Shaney Berzansky, IUSD EdTech on 12/1/2016. 

Parent Portal/Aries.net    https://my.iusd.org/

  • Student Registration (required yearly)
  • Viewing a student's teacher(s) and schedule
  • Ongoing class progress (grades and missing assignments)
  • Report cards
  • Attendance and days tardy
  • Medical immunizations on file
  • Test Scores
  • Student Info

Please click the topic below for links (provided by Turtle Rock's ELD Specialists/TOSA) to assist with the Parent Portal:

  1.  Parent Instructions for Accessing Parent Portal
  2.  Locating Student Information in Parent Portal
  3.  IUSD Parent Portal Resource Guides
 
Canvas   https://iusd.instructure.com

A Learning management system - provides a live syllabus and current course assignments.   Most elementary teachers do not use Canvas, but it is widely used in middle and high school. 

  • Class calendars
  • Class assignments
  • Class materials and links
  • Class communications

Please click the topic below for links (provided by Turtle Rock's ELD Specialists/TOSA) to assist with Canvas:

1. What is Canvas?

2. Instructions for setting up a Parent Account on Canvas