Family Resources

Please feel free to share these resources with parents. They are helpful for all!

Dr. Nancy Sulla, President of IDE Corp. and Board Chair at EdQuiddity Inc shared ideas on 8 Elements of Home-Based Learning. It's important to remember that, as parents, you are not engaged in home-schooling during this time. The teachers in your child's school are providing the instructional framework; you are managing a home-based learning environment. And these 8 elements are important to have in place.

Curated and coordinated by the experts at Common Sense, Wide Open School is the result of a collaboration among leading publishers, nonprofits, and education and technology companies. Wide Open School features a free collection of the best learning experiences and activities for kids, organized by grade band and subject.

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) provides guidance regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) for schools across the state to help us ensure the health and safety of students. The guidance provides important information about child care, child nutrition and meals, continuity of learning, special education, state assessments, school closures, and more. The website also provides guidance for colleges and universities, adult education programs, and licensed professionals, in addition to other important information.

A special NY collection of meditation, sleep, and movement exercises to support you through stressful and challenging times. Helping you — and your fellow New Yorkers — stay strong and be kind to yourselves, with a New York state of mind. Includes simple meditations to help your kids relax.

Resources for Families - At Home Learning

The mission of the Children’s and Educational Media team at WNET is to expand minds, ignite curiosity, and help children become confident and caring people. We create video and interactive projects for multiple platforms, infusing fun with a range of curriculum-based content for kids from preschool through high school.

Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES brings you Five family friendly activities to do at home with your children. #ParentsAsPartners