Distance Learning

Take care of yourselves and your families while we all navigate through this unprecedented situation. For more information, you can visit our district website.



Help with Assignments via Zoom

We have teachers who are available every afternoon to help students with any assignments. They can help students who are in distance learning only or students who are home on their non-in-person days. See the support schedule and connect with this zoom link.



Recommended models, parental controls, and security: see information for families.


Computer Ergonomics

See helpful videos and simple tips for studying at home by the UC Berkeley Ergonomics Program.


Bell Schedule

See Bell Schedule page for latest info.




Google Classroom ‘How To’ Videos for BUSD Families


Families, are you still figuring out how distance learning works? 

Parents, are you able to follow how teachers give assignments digitally, and whether your child has turned their assignments in?  

Guardians, do you know how to communicate with your child’s teacher during distance learning?


A team of Berkeley Schools Volunteers spent all summer producing a series of 15 ‘how to’ videos to HELP FAMILIES ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS!  All the videos help families navigate Google Classroom, BUSD’s core 3rd-12th educational platform.


*** The videos are now available here in English and in Spanish!




Unos Videos Instructivos para Familias de Como Usar Google Classroom


Familias, ¿necesitan ayuda para entender cómo funciona el aprendizaje a distancia?

Padres, ¿pueden seguir las tareas que los maestros y maestras les asignan a su hijo/a? ¿Pueden verificar si su hijo/a ha entregado sus tareas?

Tutores, ¿saben cómo comunicarse con el maestro o maestra de su hijo/a durante el aprendizaje a distancia?


Durante el verano, un equipo de voluntarios de las escuelas de Berkeley ha producido una serie de 15 videos “Como hacerlo” para ¡AYUDAR A LAS FAMILIAS CON TODAS ESTAS PREGUNTAS!

Todos los videos ayudan a las familias a navegar Google Classroom, exploran la plataforma educativa principal de BUSD.

*** ¡Ahora los videos están disponibles aquí en inglés y en español