NYC Parents Can Fill Out the Remote Learning Device Request Form Now
By filling out the DOE form, your NYC student can receive an internet-enabled iPad to assist him with online learning.
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On Tuesday, March 17, NYC teachers and administrators began professional development in remote learning. Students also began picking up materials for continued instruction, including the technology needed. More guidance on next steps will be communicated to families throughout the coming weeks. Three free Grab-and-Go meals will be available for students and families who need them at the entrance of select school buildings from 7:30am-1:30pm until further notice.
More At-Home Learning Help
Because of the social distancing and quarantine measures the area is taking to reduce the spread of COVID-19, many parents are undertaking the role of homeschooler for their children for the first time ever. There are ways you can manage the new role of homeschooling and have the learning-at-home experience successful for everyone. Just remember, you’re not expected to turn into an educator overnight.
If you need to figure out how to balance working from home with homeschooling, there are plenty of techniques and strategies to implement with your family to ensure everyone gets their work done. Plus, some of our favorite parenting bloggers and influencers share how they’re keeping their sanity while homeschooling their kids.
And for an extra boost of at-home learning when the school assignments are done, these 10 apps are both educational and fun. Talk about a win-win!