Online Teaching Resources for NSCDS
Online Teaching Resources for NSCDS 1
Audio Recording 3
Resources for Blended Learning 7
Courses and Support Groups 9
Teaching Resources 9
Twitter Hashtags 10
Health Information 10
Plan Examples 11
Extended Closure Digital Learning Plan Brainstorm 11
International School Examples compiled by Oren Marcktell 11
Covington Community School Corporation e-Learning 11
Grand Rapids Community College - Continuity of Learning 11
ETHS eLearning Page 11
Lesley University 11
Mahtomedi Public Schools e-Learning Days 11
Marshall Public Schools eLearning Days 11
Southmont Schools eLearning Days 11
Oak Lawn Community High School - also see this page 11
Pepperdine - Academic Continuity Plan for Teaching and Learning 11
Sacred Heart Preparatory Academy - Atherton 11
University of Massachusetts - Boston - eLearning and Instructional Support (look at the checklist and assignment builder at the top of the page) 11
Westborough Public Schools - Alternative Learning Days (particularly good for looking at elementary grades) 11
WSWHE BOCES Emergency Online Classroom Toolkit 11
Recommended Resources from Others 11
- NEW! Bringing the Outside In - a collection of high-quality sites and ideas for connecting to the world
- Looking for more subject-specific teaching resources and apps? See the Tech@NSCDS website.
- Need tips for teaching online? Check out these articles:
National Standards for Quality Online Teaching (K-12) Literature Review
This list was originally designed for a 1:1 iPad school and not designed to be inclusive of possible tool. It’s just a manageable list of some favorite tools by category.
These are recommended apps that can be used to create online assessments.
Record with these apps; create music with Garageband, too.
Graphic organizers can be created using these apps.
Create presentations using these apps. Nearpod and Seesaw are more interactive.
Publish web pages and interactive books with these tools.
These apps encourage reflection and commenting.
Digitize documents from your iOS device using these apps. Notes and Files are built into your iPad!
Create videos and demonstrate concepts using these apps.
Make drawings, annotate images, and more with these apps.
Resources for Blended Learning
These are tools that potentially could be purchased to support teaching and learning in the long term.
Online Language Arts Programs
Online Math Programs
Online Science Programs
General Online Platforms
10 Strategies for Leading Online When School is Closed
ATLIS Compilation of Resources - NEW AND EXCELLENT
Comcast Offering ‘Internet Essentials’ Package Free for Low-Income Customers for 60 Days
Coronavirus: Why You Must Act Now
Coronavirus is Spreading: Should You Cancel Your Family Vacation?
Coronavirus Resources: Teaching, Learning, and Thinking Critically Thinking - NYT Learning Network
Digital Learning Collaborative: eLearning Days
Digital Learning Collaborative: Planning Guides for Online and Blended Learning
Distance Learning Tips and Questions - Please contribute to our Padlet and share your ideas.
eLearning Days: A Scan of Policy and Guidance
Flatten the Curve
Emergencies and Switching to Online Learning
A Guide for Caring for Children During Extended Family Confinement
How Colleges Should Respond to Coronavirus (webinar)
How to Talk to Young Children about Coronavirus
How to Talk to Your Kids About the Coronavirus
Malone Schools Online Network: Preparing to Teach Online
Navigating Uncertain Times: How Schools Can Cope with Coronavirus (guide from Edsurge)
NY TImes Coronavirus Page
Plan for Effective e-Learning Days
Preparing for Coronavirus to Strike the US
Quality Education for All During Coronavirus
Schools are Closing for Coronavirus: Now What?
Supporting Continuity of Teaching and Learning During an Emergency
Trading Snow Days for eLearning Days
What’s an E-Learning Day? - 10 Tips for Successfully Planning for and Implementing E-Learning in Your District
What Happened When Hong Kong’s Schools Went Virtual to Combat the Spread of Coronavirus
What Happens When Coronavirus Forces Schools Online
What Would a Coronavirus Outbreak in the U.S Mean for Schools?
When Should Schools Close for Coronavirus?
Understanding Coronavirus: What Schools Need to Know
Understanding the Impact of Coronavirus on K12 Schools (webinar)
Courses and Support Groups
Continuity in Crisis: Planning for Teachers (free) - Check out their Glide app which has tons of resources
Designing for Online Learning (free)
Libraries Step Up FB group
Temporary School Closures FB group
15 Strategies for Online Learning When School is Closed
30 Great Educational Netflix Shows
47 Ideas: How to Teach Online
Book Creator Support for Schools Affected By Chronavirus
Coronavirus - Brainpop
COVID-19: Nepris Solutions for You - Nepris connects industry experts to classrooms.
Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions Due to School Closings
Edurolearning’s Emergency School Closures Information - more tips, tricks, and tools from the international school community
Free Access to Brainpop for Schools Closed to the Coronavirus
Going Online in a Hurry: What to Do and Where to Start
Google for Education: Tips for Enabling Distance Learning
Google Trainer Group - Coronavirus Resource/Idea Repository
How to Create an Online Classroom | Stanford Online High School
Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus
Kahoot! offers free access to all features to support distance learning in schools affected by the coronavirus outbreak
Misinformation, Data Literacy, and the Novel Coronavirus
NSCDS Step Guide to Zoom
NY Times Learning Network: Dangerous Numbers? Teaching About Data and Statistics Using the Coronavirus Outbreak
NY Times Learning Network: How Concerned Are You About the Coronavirus Outbreak
PBS Newshour Extra: Coronavirus Student Guide: Virus Explainer and News Update
Picture Books Read Aloud Videos for Lesson Use
#RemoteLearning: It’s Happening
School Closure Support from Parlay (Parlay is a really cool discussion tool)
Stanford Teacher Anywhere Best Practices
Students Can Respond to Daily Writing Prompts, Inspired by the NY Times, at Home for Free
Talking to Students About Coronavirus
Teaching with Zoom - Kincaid
You Can Celebrate Citizen Science Month From Home
Follow these hashtags on Twitter:
NY Times Coronavirus Briefing
World Health Organization - Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19) Outbreak
Extended Closure Digital Learning Plan Brainstorm
International School Examples compiled by Oren Marcktell
Covington Community School Corporation e-Learning
Grand Rapids Community College - Continuity of Learning
ETHS eLearning Page
Mahtomedi Public Schools e-Learning Days
Marshall Public Schools eLearning Days
Southmont Schools eLearning Days
Oak Lawn Community High School - also see this page
Pepperdine - Academic Continuity Plan for Teaching and Learning
Sacred Heart Preparatory Academy - Atherton
University of Massachusetts - Boston - eLearning and Instructional Support (look at the checklist and assignment builder at the top of the page)
Westborough Public Schools - Alternative Learning Days (particularly good for looking at elementary grades)
WSWHE BOCES Emergency Online Classroom Toolkit
Recommended Resources from Others
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