Parent Mentor

  • Create Online School accounts.
    • Create your own account first.
      • You will receive an email from K12 with the subject line “Welcome to the K12 Online School.”
      • Use your home phone number to create your account.
      • Students will not be able to access your account.
      • Additional instructions are available on the K12 website.
    • Use your Online School (OLS) account to create student accounts.
      • Log in at https://login-learn.k12.com/accessui/login.do?__actionName=view.
      • Click on My Info under Quick Links on the right hand side of the screen.
      • Click on the student’s name whose account you want to create, either creating a username for the student or clicking the tab to have the system suggest a username.
      • Select a password.
      • Confirm the password.
      • Click Save.
      • You will be able to access the student accounts you create.
      • Additional instructions are available on the K12 website.
    • If you are having difficulty setting up your account or your student’s account, contact Customer Support at 866.K12CARE (866.512.2273).
  • Serve as the on-site contact for the teacher(s).
    • K-mail
    • Telephone
    • E-mail
  • Serve as the facilitator of student progress.
    • Review course materials.
    • Help students with course questions.
  • Help students manage their schedules.
    • Establish a regular study schedule (students should plan on a minimum of 1 hour per day per course five days per week).
    • Monitor student activity.
  • Record student attendance/activity in the Online School.
    • OLS/Classrooms/Classroom Name/Attendance.
  • Contact the teacher(s) on behalf of the student(s).
    • Communicate tutoring needs.
    • Communicate special problems hindering progress (illness, death in family, etc.).