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Matt Zalaznick
Teachers in the Bronx are receiving virtual PD in distance learning from Fordham University; Berea College is feeding K-12 students while schools are closed. Read more>>

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Cara Nissman
Students with and without pre-existing anxiety may feel overwhelmed and uneasy because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Here are seven ways educators can help them remotely. Read more>>

Chris Burt
Here are free resources, services and teaching materials being offered at no charge during the coronavirus outbreak. Updated on April 29. Read more>>

Matt Zalaznick
Shifting school start times continues to generate headlines, but some educators say the entire school schedule can be reorganized to better support teaching and learning. Read more>>

Eujon Anderson, DA guest columnist and FETC featured speaker
Sharing digital resources and helping K-12 administrators and staff communicate and collaborate online is key, says DA guest columnist and FETC featured speaker Eujon Anderson, who is the technology director for Troy City Schools in Alabama. Read more>>

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NPR
As the vast majority of schools in the U.S. have transitioned from the classroom to the computer — teachers and administrators have struggled to offer learning to special needs students. Read more>>

CBSNewYork
All schools across New York State will remain closed for at least another two weeks, extending the initial order to protect students during the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Read more>>

Albuquerque Journal
New Mexico public schools will remain closed for the rest of the current academic year, and local districts and charters will be tasked with continuing to educate students from a distance. Read more>>

AZCentral
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation that allows Arizona students to finish the school year from home, if the state's schools stay closed that long. Read more>>

The Advocate
Louisiana teachers, cafeteria workers and other public school employees can generally expect full paychecks even if classrooms remain closed for the rest of the school year because of the coronavirus. Read more>>

News4Jax
In an effort to reduce the spread of the new coronavirus, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Thursday ordered public elementary and secondary schools to remain closed for in-person instruction through April 24. Read more>>

Opinion & Analysis

CNN
This pandemic has exposed gaps in our social safety net for millions of Americans, including nearly 30 million students in the US who depend on free or low-cost meals provided by schools as their primary source of nutrition. Read more>>

South Coast Today
I wonder if they will ever be satisfied. I’m talking about the critics who think they have the right answers relative to the balance between a worldwide pandemic and our extended school closure. Read more>>

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WURRLYedu
WURRLYedu’s new web portal offers the same audio and video recording tools, assessment tools, and music catalog with timed chords and lyrics that are already available on WURRLYedu's iOS and Android versions. Read more>>

Connect Teletherapy
Connect Teletherapy is expanding its online therapy offerings to help parents cope with their children's special educational needs and IEPs during school closures. Read more>>