Niswonger AP Teachers Resources

Next Steps for AP Teachers

  • Complete Niswonger AP Teacher training course
  • Receive Niswonger credentials
  • Gain access to your Canvas courses
  • Complete course opening checklist

Spring semester 2022 enrollment will begin in November. Keep watching here for more information closer to the date!

Roles and responsibilities of a Niswonger Online teacher
In keeping with our expectations of providing a great experience to students, these are the standards that we have for our teachers. 
  • Provide support, encouragement, and assistance to the assigned online learners.
  • Hold the proper endorsement and certification that correlates with the online course.
  • Provide Tennessee Teacher’s License Number or copy of current license.
  • Record an introductory/welcome video to insert at the beginning of the course.
  • Schedule (and post on your home page) a minimum of three hours of virtual office time per week that students are guaranteed access to you by email, chat, text, or phone.
  • Answer all email concerns, questions, and inquiries from students within 24 hours.
  • Post grades for all assignments, projects, and papers within 7 days of submission.
  • Contact all students at least once a week, with weekly updates, grades, or announcements to encourage participation.
  • Post a pacing guide with due dates for each section/unit of your course. When multiple teachers are teaching the same course, teachers will collaborate to have the same pacing guide.
  • Make concerted efforts to re-engage students who are not logging in or successfully completing assignments.
  • Understand and enforce Niswonger Online Plagiarism policy.
  • Provide all needed reports/information to Niswonger Administration when requested.

Fall 2021 Semester AP classes with pre-requisites.

Additional classes will be added for Spring 2022 and will be found here.

REQUIRED:

  • Biology 1
  • Chemistry 1

RECOMMENDED:

  • Algebra 1

Additional Course Information

REQUIRED:

  • Algebra 1
  • Algebra 2
  • Geometry
  • Pre-Calculus or Trigonometry/Analytical Geometry

Additional Course Information

REQUIRED:

  • Algebra 1 

RECOMMENDED:

  • Algebra 2

Additional Course Information

REQUIRED:

  • Algebra 1

RECOMMENDED:

  • Two years of high school science with labs

Additional Course Information

REQUIRED:

  • English 1
  • English 2

RECOMMENDED:

  • Two years of high school science with labs

Additional Course Information