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.
The NDE Distance Learning Course Application is open from October 1 - November 30. Courses will not be accepted outside the open submission periods, no exceptions.
Nevada Department of Education has the right to request documentation for a course review at any time.
Nevada Department of Education can remove a course from the approved list at any time.
Please to complete every section of the application in its entirety, or delays will occur in the review process. Detailed description of each step of the review process is in the application.
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.
CTE Submissions: Due to revisions in the standards for all career and technical education (CTE) programs of study, distance learning courses specific to CTE will not be approved until further notice. If you have any questions, please contact Craig Statucki at firstname.lastname@example.org
Approved Course Provider List
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).