This Project-Based Learning unit begins with a field trip to a local pond to launch students into their project. Students will choose a topic that is important to them aimed to help preserve or protect the environment.
CDC FAQs for Administrators, Teachers, Parents
These FAQs for Administrators, Teachers and Parents serve as guidance for school administrators, teachers, and parents.
CCSSO Statement on Updated Federal Resources on COVID-19 Safety in Schools
USDOE, CDC collaborate to provide guidance, resources specific for state, district, school and classroom leaders determining how to best meet the health and safety needs of students during this pandemic.
CDC Releases New Guidelines for Reopening Schools
The CDC shares operational strategies for reopening schools including when and under what conditions.
Read by Region
Alaskan Literature covers a massive swath of land and cultures–it can be hard to choose what to read! Use this map to discover where many Alaska novels take place, from children’s stories to adult fiction.
Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center in Alaska
Multi-disciplinary distance learning lesson plans and activities reflecting the values, knowledge, and lifeways of Alaska Native peoples; and community videos section documenting and teaching Alaska Native traditions.
Three lessons for building teacher skills in a remote environment
Here are three important lessons about developing and delivering virtual professional learning by @TriciaMMiller.
Tennessee Leaders for Equity Playbook
This playbook is designed to support school, district, and community leaders who are committed to providing and sustaining equitable outcomes for all students.
Restart & Recovery IDEA & COVID-19 State Strategies for Supporting Local Educational Agencies in Confronting the Effects of the Pandemic
LEAs have an opportunity to rethink how special education and related services are delivered and how funding is used to support students with disabilities to better meet their needs.
Restart & Recovery Federal Funds & COVID-19 A System Workbook for States
Help states analyze the systems used to oversee and manage ESEA and IDEA programs to determine what adjustments are needed to maximize local spending options in light of the pandemic.