On March 26, Georgia’s Governor Kemp signed an executive order closing all K-12 public schools through April 24, 2020. UPDATE: On April 2, 2020, Governor Kemp announces Georgia schools to remain closed for remainder of this school year.
GPB Education – Digital Learning Resources
Georgia Public Broadcasting, in partnership with Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE), has developed collections of digital learning resources aligned to Georgia standards.
Georgia Virtual School
The Georgia Virtual School provides teacher-led class-based learning and Georgia Virtual Credit Recovery allows a self-paced learning environment. The content in Georgia Virtual courses is available for anyone to view. Students can access the courses at the Georgia Virtual Shared Content page. Courses are divided into modules and are aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence.
Get Georgia Reading
This collection of resources includes information about tracking COVID-19, school closures and cancellations, safety tips, guidance on meal assistance, and free learning resources. The learning resources are organized by digital learning resources, virtual classroom software, literacy resources, and supporting learning at home while child care and pre-K programs are closed.
Tools for Life (Georgia’s Assistive Technology Act Program) – COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities
A collection of resources covering everything from Care Recommendations for Home-based Ventilator Patients to Plain Language Information on Coronavirus
Tips for Homeschooling during Coronavirus
If you’re a parent who is now essentially homeschooling your kids, here are some tips to help you keep your kids engaged and learning.
Educating All Learners
Coronavirus is posing unprecedented challenges to public schools around the country. To help ensure the continuity of special education services during remote instruction and to spotlight best practice approaches for schools and educators, an alliance of national education organizations has come together to ensure equity for all learners.
Plenty of resources for educators and families to use with students from Pre-K to 12th grade.
The Ultimate Homeschool Guide to FREE Educational Resources Sorted by Subject
If you need resources, ideas, printables, or curriculum for your homeschool, there are lots of companies giving away freebies to families who are stuck at home right now and who need constructive, educational, fun things to do together! Whether you’re looking for some educational fun or whether you need curriculum and resources, you’ll find lots to choose from.
Park Activities You Can Do From the Comfort of your Home
From family friendly activities to an immersive audio experience, there are a variety of ways you can bring the wonder of our national parks into your home.
Calendar of Virtual Field Trips for Families
Check out these suggestions on virtual field trips during the months of April and May.
50 Brain Breaks for Kids
Quick, easy activities to help kids re-energize, refocus and give their brains a boost.
The Parents Guide to Google Classroom
Learn how to access Google Classroom so your child can digitally link to learning