Distance Learning Programs
Distance Learning Approved Program Provide
School districts and charter schools must be
approved to provide distance education.
Program Application & Guidelines
Distance Learning Courses
Course Application & Guidelines
All Distance Learning Courses must be approved
and must align to the Nevada Academic Content Standards which includes ELA,
Math, Science, Social Studies including multicultural and financial literacy,
World Language, Integrated Technology and Computer Science, Fine Arts, Health,
and Physical Education. Additionally, all courses that are part of CTE programs
must also be aligned to the CTE standards. It is the responsibility of the
vendor to update courses when new standards have been revised and adopted in
Nevada one year after the formal adoption by the Nevada State Board of
Education. Computer science is no longer approved on this application, as per
legislation, computer science has its own review process.
When completing the application, please ensure each content/subject matter is
listed on separate pages.
- Fine Arts
- Physical Education
- Social Studies
- World Language
Please ensure the application is completed in
its entirety and all documents are submitted for review. If items are missing
from the application, the review processing time will be delayed. Courses are
approved for three years from the approval date. Every three years an entire
new application must be submitted for every course with required documentation.
Computer Science courses has its on process
due to state legislation. If you are submitting courses for computer science, please
follow the process on the computerscience web page.
Course submissions will be accepted twice a
year: April 1 – June 30 and October 1 – December 31.
Approved Course Provider List
The provider list will be updated twice a
year: February and August
Building a District or School Educational Technology Plan
This resource provides the outline for collaboration to develop an educational technology plan for a state, district, or school. This resource was developed by the State Educational Technology Directors' Association (SETDA).