The Calvert Teaching Navigator is our innovative, easy-to-use online resource that makes homeschooling with Calvert easier and more flexible than ever before. Available at no additional cost, this invaluable tool enables you to view your daily schedule, select which lessons your student is to complete each day, easily track progress and performance, and access teaching and technical support as needed – all conveniently from your computer or tablet.
Structure with Flexibility – You and your student will be able to track work that’s been completed, plan and see next steps, and view lesson goals.
Access Anywhere, Anytime – Schooling on the go? The Calvert Teaching Navigator is accessible anytime from any desktop or tablet.
Progress Tracking – Easily view and track your student’s progress, performance, pacing, and attendance.
Flexible Schedule Management – Manage your time and your schedule with convenient day-at-a-glance views.
Interactive Educational Tools and Videos – Access supplemental resources from leading education content providers.
Computer Specifications – It is always recommended to use the most up-to-date versions and better connections. Calvert Online Platform will still run with the minimum specifications, but you may experience slower loading times.
Operating Systems Windows 7 and newer
Mac OSX 10.6 and newer
Linux – chromeOS
Computer Speed and Processor – Use a computer 5 years old or newer when possible. 1GB of RAM and 2GHz processor
Internet Speed – Along with compatibility and web standards, Calvert’s Online Platform has been carefully crafted to accommodate low bandwidth environments. Minimum of 2MB download and 512kbps upload
Macintosh: VoiceOver (latest version for Safari)
PC: JAWS (latest version for Internet Explorer)
PC: NVDA (latest version for Firefox)
There is no screen reader support for Calvert’s Online Platform in Chrome
Browsers Supported – Calvert’s Online Platform supports the last two versions of every browser release. We highly recommend updating to the newest version of whatever browser you are using. Our recommended browsers are Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
As of January 1, 2017, we support the following versions of popular web browsers:
Internet Explorer 11, Chrome 54+, Safari 9+, and Firefox 49+ (Extended Releases are not supported), for both Windows and Macintosh (or Mac) Including iPad*/tablet/Chromebooks
Materials Needed for all Online Courses – These additional tools are required or recommended to get the most out of your courses:
Microsoft Office Suite or Open Office Applications, Video camera or phone with video capabilities, Digital camera or phone with a camera, Snipping tool (to take screenshots), Headset with a microphone, Scanner (recommended), and Printer. (recommended).
*Please note that when using an iPad or the iPhone, third party resources like Brain Pop, Discovery, Learning.com, etc., require a flash player which Apple does not support.
With a daughter in competitive dance, we’re always on the road. I love that we can log in to the Calvert Teaching Navigator and do our lessons from our tablet, no matter where we are. Plus, I can log in and see my older son’s progress from home!!— Amanda C., Calvert Mom