What are the advantages of MOCAP for school districts?

Will school districts need to revise some of their own policies and procedures to accommodate MOCAP?

Can homebound students take advantage of MOCAP?

How do local school districts report MOCAP students in Core Data?

What are the advantages of MOCAP for school districts?

Interest in online education is exploding, which reflects the need for flexibility that our fast-paced lives often demand. Online education offers learning choices that are effective, flexible and accessible. Students can take online courses from the convenience of their own homes. These courses can expand offerings, resolve scheduling conflicts and meet other needs. MOCAP simplifies the process of adding virtual courses to a district’s curriculum. It takes care of the details by providing the content, platform, online teachers, technical support, training, server and more.

Will school districts need to revise some of their own policies and procedures to accommodate MOCAP?

Districts should develop local policies to adhere to statute changes after August 28, 2018. 

Can homebound students take advantage of MOCAP?

Yes, homebound students, including those who are expelled or serving an Out-of-School Suspension (OSS) and those homebound for medical reasons can take MOCAP courses. A school district can use this option in place of sending a teacher to the student’s home for five hours per week.

How do local school districts report MOCAP students in Core Data?

Program Code in MOSIS/Core Data -50 MOVIP

 

Please see the Core Data & Missouri Student Information System (MOSIS)Reference Manual, Exhibit 34, for more details.