Important Dates

Enrollment 

UA's ACCESS Support Center has a dedicated group of people who are able to enroll students in classes. Please review the Enrollment Dates document and contact us about course availability. 

Virtual Field Trips

Each month (October thru May), ACCESS Virtual Learning offers virtual field trips that takes students on adventures to learn about the people and places that make Alabama a great state. Please take the time to join us on one of our virtual field trips. Click here for a calendar of this month's virtual trips.

Upcoming Professional Development Dates

  • New Teacher Training Sessions (June 2, 22, & 23, 2017): Each year ACCESS hires a cadre of new teachers. These dates are for new ACCESS teachers. It is mandatory that all new teachers participate in all three dates. More information will be sent to teachers closer to the date. 
  • “Win Back” Refresher Training Session (July 14, 2017: This refresher training session is for previous ACCESS teachers who not taught with us for a couple of years. During this session, teachers will acclimate themselves to the D2L learning management system and ACCESS policies. If you have not taught for ACCESS in a few years, and are interested in teaching again, please contact Dr. David Dixon for more information. 
  • Online Counselor Meeting (July 20, 2017): This online meeting will prepare school guidance counselors for enrolling students for the 2017-2018 academic year.  This 90-minute session is designed for provide an overview of new policies regarding students. 
  • Fall Teacher Professional Development (November 9, 2017): This face-to-face session will be held on the campus of the University of Alabama. Attendees will learn about the new D2L features, policy updates, and pedagogy best practices. 
  • Spring Teacher Professional Development (February 16, 2018): This face-to-face session will be held on the campus of the University of Alabama. Attendees will learn about the new D2L features, policy updates, and pedagogy best practices.