Now into week 5 of distance learning with my students and the resources continue to improve! LearningKeepsGoing provides a solid, searchable listing of Distance Learning and instructional technology tools for educators.
Equal access is a challenge in the delivery of brick-and-mortar education, but in the distance learning environment, barriers to access may mean little to no content delivery. A group of educators have come together to produce a crowd sourced resource for educators.
You will want to bookmark this page and return to it often for updates!
The National Hockey League has partnered with EverFi to offer free distance learning curriculum as part of the league’s Future Goals Program. These self-contained programs can be easily added to existing lessons to offer students an interesting enrichment opportunity.
CommonSense Education presents WideOpenSchool. This site offers digital content from a wide variety of providers like YouTube, Khan Academy, National Geographic, PBS, Scholastic and more. Conveniently grouping content by grade level and topic, teachers will find tools here for general ed students and those with special needs.
While teachers will likely find that the content is currently limited, this is a resource that is determined to expand to meet the needs of distance learners. You may want to tuck this link away for continued review.