Company Offered Free Courses

Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions Due to School Closing – provided by James Bryan

 

Company Link Description Free Servcie Offered
123 Homeschool for ME https://www.123homeschool4me.com/home-school-free-printables/ Free printable worksheets and educational activities to help making learning fun. Resources arranged by grade or subject. Free worksheets and activities
2Simple https://2simple.com/blog/using-purple-mash-when-school-closed/ Purple Mash is a website designed for children aged 3-11. It contains many creative tools i.e.: coding, animation, publishing, art and also applications for math, spelling and grammar. Teachers can ‘set work’ for children easily then view / comment on completed files. It also contains thousands of topic-based activities. Serial Mash gives you a whole library of e-books and corresponding activities. Both can be used on any tablet or computer with a web browser.
3P Learning https://www.3plearning.com/distance-teaching/ 3P Learning offers a suite of learning resources is designed for schools and families, covering mathematics, spelling, literacy, science
8×8, Inc. https://8×8.vc/ 8×8 Video Meetings is a free video meetings service with unlimited usage (no restrictions on number of meetings or meeting duration), and requires no registration or downloads. Free unlimited video meetings through any internet-connected desktop or mobile device without any additional software.
Absolute https://www.absolute.com/company/press-releases/2020/absolute-enables-customers-to-seamlessly-repair-vpn-applications-amid-coronavirus-outbreak/ Absolute is the first and only company to offer uncompromised visibility and near real-time remediation of security breaches at the source. Absolute is offering free access to Application Persistence for VPN for all of its Visibility and Control tier customers through August 31, 2020.
Accurate Learning Systems Corporation http://www.mathscore.com Individuals that sign up for free home version accounts can master their math facts for free. This is an important area of focus often neglected by schools. Teachers that want free full access to all of the topics for the remainder of this school year can inquire here: http://www.mathscore.com/products/online-math-practice/signup/quote/
Acessibyte https://www.accessibyte.com/stay-safe Accessibyte Online is offering free access to its entire cloud platform of apps for blind, low vision, deaf and reading impaired students. Highly visual and fully audible typing tutor, games, flash cards and study apps. Free Access
ActivEd, Inc. http://info.activedinc.com/covid ActivEd, Inc. offers Walkabouts, web-based lessons for pre-K to second-grade students that integrate movement with language arts, math, and reading content and correlate to your state’s standards. To support your efforts to keep your students moving and learning outside of school due to closures related to COVID-19, we have decided to make the Walkabouts platform temporarily available at no cost to any classrooms impacted by school closures and remote learning needs.
Actively Learn https://www.activelylearn.com/post/remote-learning Actively Learn is a web-based reading platform that helps students read deeply and think critically, with thousands of texts and associated instruction in ELA, Science, and Social Studies. Free
Active History https://www.activehistory.co.uk/ Amazing resources for history teachers by the British educator Russell Tarr including interactive simulations, quizzes, games that can easily be used for online learning. 1-month free trial because of school closures upon request (contact form)
Adobe Connect https://blogs.adobe.com/adobeconnect/2020/03/adobe-connect-extending-support-in-the-wake-of-covid-19.html?scid=5478ab78-1af5-479e-8bd3-6e8cebd0c285&mv=social&mv2=owned_social Adobe Connect is a web conferencing platform that enables collaborative experiences that include video, audio, screen-sharing, polls, chat, Q&A, document sharing and much more. There’s nothing for participants to install or configure, Adobe Connect works in any modern browser. Starting this week, we are providing free 90-day access for Adobe Connect, until July 1st, 2020. Individuals and business who aren’t customers can now use Adobe Connect rooms with up-to 25 participants for free for up to 90 days if they sign-up for a trial license between now and July 1st.
AdmitHub https://learn.admithub.com/content-covid19support/ AdmitHub developed the first student communication platform powered by artificial intelligence, specifically designed for higher education. To support the higher education community during the Coronavirus outbreak, we are offering free access to the AdmitHub platform so you can provide clear, immediate answers about the outbreak.
Age of Learning (ABCMouse, Adventure Academy, ReadingIQ) https://www.ageoflearning.com/schools
AirDeck.co Narrated Presentation Platform Online platform that allows you to create narrated presentations. AirDeck is giving educators a free Pro license ($400 value), using coupon code: FRIENDS.
ABDO Publishing https://abdodigital.com/login/?redir=%2F%3Ftk%3D7724458A4EE9A73EE8087AC8D237C57CThe ABDO Publishing wants to provide a way for students to continue reading during our school closings and is giving free access to all their digital resources. Use the site in the link and use Username: SpringAdmin Password: 2020Token This includes all ABDO PreK – 12 digital books fiction, nonfiction, and graphic novels in English & Spanish, Read-to-me books, and their ABDO Zoom databases including animals, states, and presidents.
ALBERT https://www.albert.io/try-albert Albert.io has resources for both middle and high school, through AP level. Schools forced to shut down can get a free, extended pilot for as long as they are impacted.
Alchemie https://www.alchem.ie/ The Mechanisms app allows students to learn and practice reaction mechanisms by moving and manipulating individual bonds and electrons. Instructors can assign specific puzzle problems through the Epiphany Dashboard. Students will be able to access those puzzles through the App on their phone or tablet. Demos of the Mechanisms and Epiphany Dashboard are available for free. Alchemie is offering the Mechanism App for free from now until the end of the spring semester. June 30th
Alephbeta https://www.alephbeta.org/ Bring the Torah to life with Aleph Beta’s videos. Be excited by learning Torah, and find relevant meaning for modern-day life. Aleph Beta is temporarily offering free subscriptions with access to hundreds of educational videos, audios, and podcasts.
All Kids Network https://www.allkidsnetwork.com/ We offer FREE educational resources, worksheets, writing prompts, themed coloring pages, craft and snack ideas for parents, teachers & caregivers. FREE educational resources
AMAZE https://amaze.org/ AMAZE is a free online resource that envisions a world that recognizes child and adolescent sexual development as natural and healthy, a world in which young people everywhere are supported and affirmed and the adults in their lives communicate openly and honestly with them about puberty, reproduction, relationships, sex and sexuality. In such a world, young people across the globe would have access to the information and support they need to develop into sexually healthy adults. Always Free.
American Chemistry Society https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/resources/highschool/chemmatters/articles-by-topic.html The American Chemical Society has ChemMatters magazines, targeted for high schoolers, available online. In addition to chemistry, there are article that are biographies of chemists, and historical articles. Free All the Time
American Panorama https://dsl.richmond.edu/panorama/ Digital Atlas of America uses online GIS to explore and visualize data with maps. Free
Ardor Math https://www.ardoreducation.com Math practice system. Web, iOS, Android. Teacher dashboard and student practice app. We are giving 7th and 8th grade teachers who work in school affected by the coronavirus free Unlimited subscriptions. Just email us and we will set you up. contact@ardoreducation.com
Arcademics https://www.arcademics.com/ Boost student engagement & fact fluency with our free multiplayer educational games, math games, language arts games, and more! Always Free.
Artrageous with Nate www.youtube.com/artrageouswithnate Interactive videos meant to stimulate creativity and a hands-on activity at home.
Asecend Math https://ascendmath.com/coronavirus-offer/ Ascend Math is a K to 12 math instructional resource Ascend Math offers award winning math instruction that provides an individual study plan for each student. Ascend Math’s study plans are unique to each student, prescriptive, adaptive, and automatically assigned. Teachers also have the ability to assign standards to an entire class or grade to meet pacing guidelines. Free Service Offered: Now until the end of April for schools new to Ascend Math.
Astrostem http:/www.astrostem.org Astrostem.org is an online education platform that includes astronomy lessons, astronomy applications, astronomy workshops, space games, current astronomy and space science news and allows users to produce their own content. All resources free with creation of online account
Auditory Sciences https://streamer.solutions/COVID-Academic/ Auditory Sciences is partnering with academic institutions who are preparing for prolonged absences and/or campus closures due to COVID-19. They are creating for your school a free captioning, note-taking and translation website that you can use to facilitate off-campus communications with students and faculty. A private and secure Streamer captioning, translation and note-taking website configured specifically for your school. Students and faculty can use the website to caption and/or translate all conversations and lectures and do this anytime and as often as desired.
Avaya Spaces https://www.avaya.com/blogs/archives/2020/03/avaya_spaces_cv/ Our free Avaya Spaces offer provides a cloud meeting and team collaboration solution that enables people and organizations to connect and collaborate remotely – and goes beyond integrating chat, voice, video, online meetings and content sharing. It gives users all the meeting and team collaboration features needed, including voice and video conferencing for up to 200 participants. Free
Backpack Sciences https://www.backpacksciences.com/science-simplified This is a free video series on how to teach science without the overwhelm. Free Video Series
Bamboo Learning https://bamboolearning.com/resources Bamboo Learning offers FREE voice-based applications (Alexa skills) that cover a range of academic subjects, including math, ELA/listening comprehension, and social studies. Bamboo Learning Alexa skills focus on fun, home-based, family-friendly learning, and ensure children’s engagement utilizing the unique nature of voice technology that promotes active conversational learning. — Bamboo Books: helps practice active listening and improve listening comprehension, offers stories for three age groups (Level 1: ages 5-7, Level 2: ages 7-10, Level 3: ages 10-12) – “Alexa, open Bamboo Books”
— Bamboo Luminaries: an engaging social studies trivia game that showcases prominent and lesser-known influential historical figures from diverse fields including art, literature, science, social justice, and sports – “Alexa, open Bamboo Luminaries”
— Bamboo Math: helps practice mental math, offers number problems and over 500,000 fun and engaging word problems in four areas of arithmetic (+ – x ÷) across 5 difficulty levels – “Alexa, open Bamboo Math”
— Bamboo Music: introduces basic music theory, offers fun and engaging music games such as “Recognize the Instrument” and music exercises across 3 levels, incorporates children’s nursery rhymes and selections from folk and classical music – “Alexa, open Bamboo Music”
— Highlights Storybooks from Bamboo: co-developed with literacy experts at Highlights magazine, offers engaging stories and exercises to practice active listening and improve listening comprehension leveled for learners in Kindergarten through 3rd grade – “Alexa, open Highlights Storybooks”
— Bamboo Grove: a web-based application that enables parents to follow their children’s progress and review their work in Bamboo Learning Alexa skills – to register, please go to https://grove.bamboolearning.com/
Bark https://www.bark.us/technight Everything you need to help educate families about online safety — for free Online safety materials
Bark for Schools https://www.bark.us/schools Student and school safety product that detects potential problems across G Suite, Office 365, and Chrome to help protect students — at no cost. Bark looks for potentially harmful activities that may indicate online predators, adult content, sexting, cyberbullying, drug use, depression, suicidal ideation, and more, so that communities can help keep kids safe online and in real life. Free G Suite and Office 365 account monitoring and web filtering for all K-12 schools in the U.S.
Bedtime Math http://bedtimemath.org/bedtime-math-for-families/ Bedtime Math is striving to help families introduce math as a fun part of their daily routine, as common and beloved as the bedtime story. We make it easy to roll math into the day, whether at bedtime, bath time, or snack time.
Beed https://www.beed.world/ BeED is a Finnish certified pedagogically-focused platform designed to meet your school’s curricular and teaching needs. Some of the BeED features include a mobile experiential learning app, multi-blocking Curriculum Builder and interactive mapping for an engaging and flexible learning experience. A mobile platform enables educators to move beyond the closed walls of schools to conduct lessons remotely, giving students the support they need, through continual learning. Through their own mobile devices, students and teachers can carry on with their lessons, grading and personalized interaction, all from the comfort and safety of their own homes. In light of more schools being closed throughout the region, BeED would like to extend its’ support and services to schools affected by Covid-19 with a complimentary free 6 months’ subscription to the mobile learning platform. During this process, the BeED team will provide on-going support from the on-boarding training to the uploading of content materials and more.
BeeLine Reader www.beelinereader.com/education BeeLine Reader helps students read on screen more effectively. It is used both by skilled readers (including high school and college students) and readers with dyslexia, ADHD and autism. The technology is backed by educational research and has won social impact awards from the United Nations and Stanford University. Free access to the BeeLine Reader Browser Plugin for Chrome through September 2020. Email education@BeeLineReader.com and we’ll send you a free account for you and your students!
Belouga https://belouga.org/ Belouga is a digital platform providing K-12 teachers and students with a personalized learning journey through connection, communication and collaboration with peers around the world. Always Free.
Better Chinese https://www.betterchinese.com/pages/coronavirus Better Chinese is a leading publisher of Mandarin curricula for students from pre-kindergarten to college. Better Chinese materials have been officially adopted by nine states in the United States and are used in 1400+ schools worldwide. BetterChinese is offering free online access for schools and individual learners, K through College.
Bigger Brains https://getbiggerbrains.com/coronavirus-help-free-microsoft-teams-training/ Online training courses, especially Microsoft Teams Free courses posted to YouTube for Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Forms, discounts on general subscriptions, free subscriptions for school teachers (email sales@bigger-brains.com to confirm credentials).
Big History Project https://school.bighistoryproject.com/bhplive Always Free.
Biology Simulations www.biologysimulations.com Simulations and virtual labs for biology topics including evolution, ecology, and cellular energetics. All materials are free
BiteScis https://bitescis.org/ BiteScis integrates current scientific research into NGSS-aligned lessons aimed at introductory high school level courses. Most lesson are easily modified for remote learning. Lesson plans and all corresponding materials are always free.
Black Box Education https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jnDsvkKgLBAYSLJO7KrioOKpZj34JesJqneFrypGKo0/edit Digital and interactive resources for drama, dance and theatre. 6 free resource packs for digital, online schooling.
BlockCAD https://www.blockscad3d.com/distance_learning BlocksCAD builds math and computer science skills by using a specialized 3D CAD (computer-aided drafting) software. A block-based coding platform allows students to create and manipulate 3D objects while using geometry and computational thinking skills. We’d like to support teachers by offering anyone in a closed school the chance to have access to BlocksCAD for Education Premium for free until the end of the school year.
Boardmaker https://goboardmaker.com/pages/activities-to-go Boardmaker is a collection of standardized picture symbols used for communication with students who are strong visual learners. This includes those with autism spectrum disorders, Down Syndrome, speech and language disorders, and behavioral disorders. We have a thematic series of units called Boardmaker Activities to Go- all free, and ready to download, print, copy etc.
Boddle Learning https://boddlelearning.com Boddle Learning is a web-based adaptive game for elementary-level math (K-6). The program provides tailored practice & assessments while providing teachers with real-time reports on gaps, and allows for assignments/quizzes to be delivered to students. Free access until end of summer 2020
BombBomb www.bombbomb.com/education Video messaging tool that can be used in Gmail, Outlook, or any messaging app that teachers may use to communicate with students or parents. The full platform is now free for all teachers ($588 value)
BookCreater App https://bookcreator.com/2020/03/support-for-schools-affected-by-coronavirus/
Boom Learning https://wow.boomlearning.com/ Boom Cards teaching resources are cloud resident and served, instructional mini-apps. Teachers create the resources for personal use, use with colleagues, and/or for distribution. Boom Cards can (but need not) process and report student performance data. The Boom Learning platform includes creation tools and data processing and reporting of student performance data. Boom Learning is privacy aware, is a signatory to several Student Privacy Data Consortium agreements, and in compliance with New York Section 2d. We offer a DPA for EEA customers. Contact us at legal@boomlearning.com if you need a document signed before you can begin. New customers from schools that are closing can get free Ultimate subscriptions (allows authoring Boom Cards with sound and the ability to share with colleagues) good through June 30 to affected schools. Existing customer schools who do not have Ultimate subscriptions can get an Ultimate account per grade or subject team to share for authoring materials to share out school colleagues to keep learning on course. Send an email to help@boomlearning.com
BrainPop https://educators.brainpop.com/2020/02/19/free-brainpop-access-for-schools-affected-by-the-corona-virus/?utm_source=organic&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=coronavirus&utm_content=free-access
Brave Writer https://blog.bravewriter.com/2020/03/13/needing-support-due-to-covid-19/ Free writing resources Free resources, ready-made lesson plans, master classes
Breakout Edu https://www.breakoutedu.com/funathome
Bulb Digital Portfolios bulbapp.com  bulb is a digital portfolio used by students to build skills for the future, by teachers to measure competencies and by districts to meet learning goals. bulb is ad-free, meets data privacy policies and integrates with most LMS and SIS systems. bulbEd, our flagship product for schools will be free to schools and districts closing through the rest of the school year and into summer, (July 31). A digital portfolio account has always been free to all educators, sign up here to get your account up and running: https://www.bulbapp.com/b/sign-up If you would like to know more how to get your classroom and/or school up and running in a matter of days with bulb please email: info@bulbapp.com and mention in the subject this resource – Amazing Educational Resources bulbEd Offer
Buncee https://blog.buncee.com/supporting-remote-student-learning/
Bunk History https://www.bunkhistory.org/ Digital archive of a variety of media produced about current events, public history and government. Bunk shows connection both spatially and across historic eras. Free
Busy Kids Do Piano https://busykidsdopiano.com/membership Free month of lessons with coupon code PIANOATHOME
BWS Education Consulting https://www.bwseducationconsulting.com/handouts.php Students and parents are welcome to download and use any of these to help with test prep and college admissions.
CanFigureIt Geometry https://www.canfigureit.com/ Created by teachers, this highly interactive tool provides an easy-to-use workspace where students can practice proofs while exercising their deductive reasoning muscles. Always Free.
Camp Kindness Counts www.campkindnesscounts.org/kind-world The nonprofit Camp Kindness Counts is offering their Kind World Explorers guidebooks as a FREE resource for teachers and parents to support SEL (social emotional learning) and character building for children. Free Download of the Kind World Explorers guidebook which is filled with fun character building and social emotional learning (SEL) activities geared for children ages 4-12 and download of Kind World Passport reflection booklet for kids!
Campus Diffusion https://www.difusion.com/campus/ I’m sharing our website with free resources for Spanish teachers and resources With a free account, students and teachers can access 100% of videos, online activities, projectable materials for the classroom, and sample units and audios of all books
Canopy LAB https://canopylab.com/ A research-based social eLearning platform for developing competencies through individualized and adaptive learning experiences. It is designed with an integrated social network structure to enhance collaborative learning and built on strong Nordic learning principles. Completely free for 6 months, including onboarding and customer service. Details here: https://canopylab.com/detailed-overview-of-our-free-offerings-to-all-educational-institutions/
Canvas https://www.instructure.com/canvas/try-canvas Always free for teachers to sign up and run an online course. Also has a great community of k12 and higher ed teachers who share course templates and resources in a common repository. Always Free.
CaroneLearning https://caronelearning.com/covid-19/ K-12 Health and Physical Education courses Health and PE courses online for a variety of grade levels.
Century https://www.century.tech/coronavirus-support/
Centervention https://www.centervention.com/ We offer game-based interventions that focus on improving social and emotional skills in K-8 students. Educators can get a free 30-day trial and have as many students as they’d like to play the programs at school or at home. We offer free lessons/activities and printables on our website that focus on SEL: https://www.centervention.com/social-emotional-learning-activities/
CHALK Academy https://chalkacademy.com/ I have a lot of Chinese learning activities, including printable Always Free.
CheckMath http://www.checkmath.eu/
Choices Program’s Teaching with the News https://www.choices.edu/teaching-with-the-news/ Many two or three-day free lessons on breaking news stories.
Chrome Music Lab https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/ Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments. Free
CICI English www.cicied.com Online class and resource provider Free daily reading comprehension fiction and nonfiction worksheet for students in G2-7
CircleTime Fun https://circletimefun.com/ Learn and bond with your 0 – 6 year old. Follow and interact with an expert instructor. code: homefun1
CiscoWebex https://www.webex.com/webexremoteedu.html The Webex platform is now free in the majority of countries for both educational and personal use. Anyone can sign up for an account.
CK-12 Foundation https://www.ck12.org/student/ Each lesson has a reading passage, videos, optional review questions, and self-graded practice questions. The lessons can be assigned to Google Classroom and it puts the grade in that students got on the practice questions (students must get 10 practice questions correct to get 100%). Always Free
ClassDojo https://www.classdojo.com/ ClassDojo is an excellent tool for parent communication, sharing information, and portfolios provide a platform for teachers to assign and students to complete and submit work online. Always Free
Classic Learning Test https://www.cltexam.com/home CLT is a computer based suite of assessments for grades 7-12. The CLT10, designed for 9th and 10th graders, is offered for free on April 29. It’s a two hour assessment that comes with next day results and analytics. It offers free score sharing to colleges, and a $2,500 scholarship opportunity for top performers. The test can be taken from home and is norm-referenced and can thus be used as students’ end-of-year assessment. Our online practice test can be used by educators or families as an at-home assessment/lesson plan for grades 7-12. Link for practice test can be found here: https://www.cltexam.com/practice-home Norm-referenced CLT10 test for 9th-10th grade. Practice tests.
Classroom Cereal https://www.classroomcereal.com/ Grammar practice in free, printable short stories. Always free
Classroom Secrets https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/
ClassHook http://www.blog.classhook.com/2020/03/06/support-for-schools-impacted-by-coronavirus-covid-19/ Is your school closed or planning to close due to the coronavirus (COVID-19)? We’d like to support your school during this challenging time with access to ClassHook Premium.
Classify Learning https://app.classifylearning.com/login/?redirect=https%3A%2F%2Fapp.classifylearning.com%2F&remember=1 We offer the ability to build and deliver assessments quickly and easily. Also, we have been talking about releasing all premium features for free during this awful outbreak.
ClassKick https://classkick.com/school-closings The best virtual learning platform for students and teachers. See students’ thinking and support where they need it most! FREE Classkick Pro School, for any school in need due to covid-19 related closings.
ClassMaster https://classmaster.org/ ClassMaster takes your existing paper or computer-based teaching resources and makes them digital. These resources can be assigned to pupils, groups or classes and completed on any device, in school or at home. Marking and scoring are automatic, and pupils’ performance can be tracked over time. Free access to all ClassMaster features for the rest of the 19/20 academic year for any teachers affected by COVID-19.
Classtag https://home.classtag.com/ ClassTag is amazing platform for parent communication, file sharing and calendaring that is a lifesaver for schools to enable remote learning and reach all parents via email, SMS, app or web. Offering free schoolwide suite, remote learning capabilities and hands on onboarding support. Go to https://www.classtag.com  to sign up and https://www.classtag.com/schoolwide-demo for school and district leaders demos. Always Free
Classtime https://www.classtime.com/blog/4-ideas-to-effectively-teach-with-distance-learning/ Classtime supports teachers to make home-based learning engaging and effective for students of all ages with their interactive and simple assessment solution. No student accounts required, no installations required, 9 tech-enhanced question types – and plenty of free content (e.g. Khan Academy). *ONLY FOR TEACHERS IN THE UK & IRELAND Classtime offers free access to Premium features for individual teachers and schools during the period of school closures due to Coronavirus / COVID-19. Classtime also offers a comprehensive free account that does not require any application.
Club OASIS social.oasismatters.com An free online STE(A)M club for kids! We always free. We offer free STE(A)M classes, projects, and teaching resources for families and educators.
Club SciKidz MD http://www.clubscikidzmd.com/blog/ Daily free science or cooking experiment to do at home. Each day we will be posting a daily activity for parents and kids to do at home, mostly using things the already have at home. We’ll also include videos and other resources to extend the experiment.
CMU CS Academy https://academy.cs.cmu.edu/splash We provide a free, online, interactive textbook for high school and middle school teachers to use to teach computer science in their classrooms
Codecraft Works Https://www.codecraftworks.com Are you looking for online activities for self-paced learning? Codecraftworks is perfect for home-school CS learning and provides a great way to integrate CS into your #coronavirus planning. Explore a community of projects, create something you love with code, gain experience in professional programming languages, and share your portfolio of digital projects
Codesters https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeVs2GIZcfOsC-_SMuWpLzHHg4e5NoBIhoe-QL4Au52SQvmfA/viewform With many schools temporarily closing due to the coronavirus outbreak we recognize the enormity of issues currently facing school communities. Codesters is offering free, 30 day unlimited use of our Python learn-to-code platform to any school that is planning for a temporary closure. Codesters Python Part I Curriculum
Cognetic Technologies www.vortals.app Vortals, the world’s only creation platform that allows students to design, create and publish immersive education projects while developing vital future skills. Free Access Through to 30 June 2020.
Collisons Chemistry https://www.playmadagames.com/ Collisions is a system of digital games, grounded in the rules of chemistry, that can be used to introduce, teach, and review key concepts in chemistry. Always free.
Command Education https://www.commandeducation.com/webinar/ Command Education is offering a complimentary two-part webinar series for students who are home from school due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, led by our Senior Mentors, all of whom are graduates of Ivy League and other top-tier universities. Two-part webinar series for 9th and 10th graders on March 17th and 18th, 1-2 pm EST. We will discuss emotional regulation in times of distress and using time off from school to pursue your passions and build a college-bound roadmap. Two part webinar series for 11th graders on March 17th and 18th, 3-4 pm EST. We will provide students with tools to process their emotions and explain the college application process in detail.
CommonLit https://www.commonlit.org/ Reading passages for grades 3-12, with reading comprehension and discussion questions. Also has highlighting and notes tools embedded on its passages, as well as most passages have a read aloud function. Once students are signed up on here you can track which students have completed the assignments, and what they are having trouble on. Can easily link to Google Classroom. Always free!
Conjugemos https://conjuguemos.com/ “Use without account” option has vocabulary, grammar, listening activities and games in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, and Latin. “Use without account” option has vocabulary, grammar, listening activities and games in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, and Latin.
CountryReports https://www.CountryReports.org CountryReports, online database on culture, countries and travel. Access to entire online database on culture, countries and travel.
Coursera for Campus https://www.coursera.org/coronavirus Available at no cost to any university impacted globally
Create & Learn www.create-learn.us Create & Learn is a Silicon Valley based company focusing on online computer science education. Our professionally trained instructors teach live classes using video conferencing on a wide range of topics such as coding (Scratch, Minecraft modling, Python), robotics, and AI. All curriculum was created by Stanford, Harvard graduates, and former tech leaders from Google, with collaborations with experts in top tech companies. We offer free introductory classes on 5 different subjects (Scratch, Minecraft Modding, AI, Data Science, and Python) with multiple options a day. Starting from March 16th, more free sessions will be added to serve more families during school closure.
Creating a Masterpiece https://creatingamasterpiece.com/product/drawing-program-2/ We are an award-winning fine art training program for students 5 and up. First month of access to our award winning Drawing Program is free with the code: Corona2020
CreositySpace https://www.creosityspace.com/spring2020.html CreositySpace is a unique inquiry-based, learner-directed science curriculum that connects ALL K-5 students to science and capitalizes on their creativity and curiosity at a time when they ask, “What do I want to do when I grow up?” CreositySpace is providing lessons from our Contagion Crushers, Water Watchers and Conscientious Chemists units at no cost to help support teachers—parents and guardians, too—to keep all kids engaged in science.
Cube for Teachers https://cubeforteachers.com/login Cube for Teachers is a free global sharing community for educators. Educators from around the world are sharing OERs to support students and each other globally. Always free
Curriculum Associates https://www.curriculumassociates.com/supporting-students-away-from-school Free printable K-8 Reading and Math activity packs (available in English and Spanish) and guidance for teachers and families to support learning at home
Curriki https://www.curriki.org/ Curriki revolutionized the way digital learning content is distributed and shared. For over 10 years we have made the best curriculum, lessons and on-demand content free, open, and accessible to all. Always Free
Data Classroom https://about.dataclassroom.com/blog/flatten-the-curve DataClassroom is a web app that allows students in grades 6-12 to make pro-quality graphs (line, bar, box plots, dot plots, etc.) in seconds and do basic statistical analysis where all the math is explained with visuals. They have a few datasets available on coronavirus including this activity that uses data from the 1918 influenza pandemic to illustrate why schools are closing in an attempt to flatten the curve: https://about.dataclassroom.com/blog/flatten-the-curve Register a free password anytime. Start a free 90-day trial to create classes with student accounts. Company CEO Aaron Reedy says that teachers can email him directly to extend a trial longer than 90-days and he will be happy to personally take care of it.
Data Nuggets http://datanuggets.org/ Data Nuggets are free educational resources, co-designed by scientists and educators. The goals of Data Nuggets are to (i) help scientists increase the broader impacts of their research by sharing their science story and data with the public, and (ii) to engage students in the practices of science through an innovative approach that combines scientific content from authentic research with key concepts in data literacy. When using Data Nuggets, students learn about authentic science research projects, and work through an activity featuring real data from a real scientist, providing practice developing explanations about natural phenomena using data from the study. Always Free
Deck.Toys https://deck.toys/ We are running a FREE 3-month access to our domain-wide Pro Plan to all schools and institutions in view of COVID-19.
Defined Learning https://www.definedstem.com/elearning-projects/ Our hands-on projects are based on situations in STEM careers to help learners discover their passions and choose a pathway to a promising future. A free real-world project at every grade-band.
DeltaMath https://deltamath.com/overview Delta Math is a free website for teachers and students covering a wide range of math content from middle school through AP Calculus. Always Free
DemCast https://demcastusa.com/ We’re a site for left-leaning activism, but we do publish resources like this as well when we come across them. Always Free. Nonprofit
Designing Differentiated Digital Activity Lists for Students ddal.idecorp.com Free website to help teachers craft quality digital learning plans
Desmos teacher.desmos.com Great online program for math. It provides teachers with a dashboard where you can see student work in real time. always free
Devie https://deviecoach.com/ A digital coach that supports parents to help their children grow in the early years. Devie understands parent hopes and challenges, explains relevant concepts in early childhood development, and recommends daily research-based activities parents can do at home with their little ones to keep them occupied, and support their learning. Because we are in beta, Devie is completely free
Dictionary.com https://www.dictionary.com/e/apps/ Dictionary.com’s apps are free for iPhone and Android with more than 2 million definitions and synonyms, spelling and grammar tips, and more. Writing, spelling, grammar, and more.
Digital Learning Academy https://schools.digitalmediaacademy.org/teachers/#signupteachers An online learning platform with 32 STE(A)M courses that come with lesson plans, instructions, online materials, quizzes, worksheets, and more. Educators will receive full access to all of these courses at no cost during this global health crisis. Please visit the link below, and shoot an email to george@digitalmediaacademy.org so that I can manually provide the content.
Digital Theatre Plus https://www.digitaltheatreplus.com/education Three million students, at over 2,000 academic institutions, in 80+ countries have unlimited access to some of the world’s finest productions, unique backstage insights, practitioner interviews and written analysis. Free during this time
Discovery K12 http://discoveryk12.com/dk12/ Discovery K12 provides a complete online curriculum for pre-k to 12th grade. All main subjects are covered, plus extra curriculum courses. All of the curriculum if free to use and it is available worldwide.
Discovery Education https://www.discoveryeducation.com/coronavirus-response/ Discovery Education Experience is an online K-12 service combining curated curriculum resources with on-demand teaching strategies. Its standards-aligned content is assignable and meets the varying needs of diverse student populations in a safe and secure environment. Discovery Education Experience will be made available to schools impacted by COVID-19 through the end of the school year.
Ditch That Textbook https://ditchthattextbook.com/elearning-activities/
DOG ON A LOG Books https://dogonalogbooks.com/printables/ FREE Printable board games, activities and more for phonics and reading all using evidence-based methods. Can be customized to any student’s needs including creating flashcards for other subjects.
DreamBox Learning Math www.dreambox.com/at-home Award winning K-8 online math program that looks at how a student is solving problems to adjust accordingly and build a unique learning path for them. 90-day free trial of DreamBox. Sign up by April 30th.
Dreamscape https://www.squigglepark.com/dreamscape/ Engaging reading game for grades 2-8 that combines strategy, engagement, and imaginative reading passages to create a fun, curriculum-aligned literacy game. Always free
Dr. Roger’s Math Neighborhood https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbQoCpvYRYRkRRvsObOPHaA?reload=9 This is a free online video series with detailed solutions to more than a thousand publicly-released College Board SAT Math, Subject Test Math Level 1, and Subject Test Math Level 2 problems. Free all the time. No ads, now or ever. No paid product endorsements.
Duolingo https://www.duolingo.com/ Foreign languages Always free (paid options, but base content always free)
Dylexia Academy https://dyslexia-academy.learnworlds.com/ I have set all the best resources section to free to help as many schools as possible with new and updated resources being added all the time.
Dyslexia Gold https://dyslexiagold.co.uk/supportforschools Dyslexia Gold teaches children to read. Spelling Tutor teaches all children to spell. Free school license for Dyslexia Gold / Spelling Tutor
EBLI https://eblireads.com/non-fiction-read-alouds/ Non-Fiction Read Alouds for PreK-12th Graders Read Alouds w/Reading Tips
Ecree https://www.ecree.com/ Ecree provides unlimited, real-time, human quality feedback on the elements of foundational academy writing: argumentation, organization and analysis. Ecree provides the equivalent impact of an expert writing tutor. Free access to software
Ecoballot https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iL7605H4GdO-kLw9mYhYZdOYxN4mTBZ3ueaYuVZYIe4/edit
EdConnect https://www.edconnect.app/
edHelper https://www.edhelper.com/teacher-education/Daily-Free-Learning-Workbooks-for-Teachers-to-Share-with-Parents-while-Schools-are-Closed-Kids-will-actually-do-these.htm Workbooks Free Math Workbooks
Edji Edji.it/edjineer Edji.it is a collaborative reading platform allowing students and teachers to read independently or together through audio, text, emoji and other comments. It works on any internet connected device (tablets, Macs, Chromebooks, and even hand-me-down smartphones) and students do not need an email address or account. Six months, free. Simply complete 20-minute training
EdTechTeam Free On Demand Course Bundle https://www.edtechteam.online/distance-learning EdTechTeam wants to support teachers and school administrators by offering a curated collection of our On Demand Courses to help educators develop the skills and strategies required to implement learning at a distance. Online On Demand Courses
Edmentum https://www.edmentum.com/ Edmentum is committed to making it easier for educators to individualize learning for every student through simple technology, high-quality content, and actionable data. We are offering schools and districts subscriptions to our online academy and subscriptions to our online practice program. Email info@edmentum.com and watch the recorded webinar: https://info.edmentum.com/Webinar-SchoolClosures-031220_Registration.html to learn more.
Edmodo https://go.edmodo.com/distancelearning/
EdPuzzle https://support.edpuzzle.com/hc/en-us/articles/360039805612-Help-for-schools-affected-by-Covid-19
EdReady https://edready.org/home EdReady offers a low-stakes knowledge inventory to personalize a learner’s path to math and English mastery within the context of a specific goal, from algebra review, to college readiness and more. Always free.
Educators 4SC educators4sc.org A website with compilations on how to teach using digital resources and how to teach about various difficult topics are all compiled for teachers to quickly peruse.
Education Galaxy https://educationgalaxy.com/ Education Galaxy provides award-winning online assessment for students to help prepare them for state testing. Education Galaxy is built 100% to your state standards and provides a highly-engaging and amazingly effective way for students to master all their state standards. Education Galaxy is a great tier 1 solution for practice, instruction, and assessment. We are offering free services to any school who doesn’t have our program and is experiencing a closure. It will be valid for the remainder of the school year and into the summer.
Education Modified https://www.educationmodified.com/ We will be offering free subscriptions of our online teacher dashboard to collaborate & support students with special needs.
Education Perfect https://epforlearning.com/2020/education-perfects-technology-minimising-impact-on-100-coronavirus-affected-schools-in-china/
EduCode Academy educode.org EduCode™ makes coding and computer science education accessible for kids of all learning styles and backgrounds, on a large scale, without the need for guidance from a teacher. Self-directed courses empower kids to learn coding independently. EduCode’s key difference resides in our video micro-lessons, which break down complex computer science concepts into fun and engaging exercises. Rich storylines provide context and motivation throughout the learning journey. On our website you will find we have a free trial account option which will allow users access to the beginning of all of our courses to give them a good feel for what the course can offer them. There is at least 30 minutes of work for each course available for free this way which can keep students very busy during any lost school days and for a nominal monthly fee they can upgrade to gain access to the full courses we offer if they and their parents want.
Eduflow https://www.eduflow.com/?utm_source=covid19email&mc_cid=807ec28728&mc_eid=9f5a85651f Eduflow allows you to run online courses with things such as peer review and other learning activities. Additionally, we have also made our other product Eduflow free for the same duration of time. (Next 4 Months)
Edulastic https://edulastic.com/blog/covid19/?utm_source=Edulastic+News&utm_campaign=727311df68-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_COVID&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1014a46158-727311df68-47709497&mc_cid=727311df68&mc_eid=49dee07599 Edulastic is an online k-12 assessment tool. It allows teachers to make their own assessments and assignments or choose from over 35,000 pre-made assessments. Teachers get immediate feedback, can provide feedback to students, and can tie questions to learning standards. Edulastic continues to offer free-forever teacher accounts. In response to COVID-19, we want to make distance learning easier and more accessible to everyone. We are providing the following Premium and Enterprise features for free until July 1, 2020.
Edu-Together https://www.edutogether.org/helping?fbclid=IwAR2RuQngF094ImbEZm9nG_imJDu5qXadQGmJDB5UeRAb_TT-tamHIG8zXJE
Elementari https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdJ1LAywQdwvNKN_SpsypVA48XOaoCTQoGhuaP7e12fgwPnWA/viewform
Emile https://www.emile-education.com/schools-corona-virus/
Empatico https://empatico.org/ Empatico is a free tool for educators of students ages 6-11 to connect their classrooms with others around the world. It is an all-in-one platform that has everything you need to virtually connect: live video, file sharing, a partner classroom, and activities. Great for schools that may still be in session or ones that might have had to cancel planned field trips – it is a way to connect with other classrooms around the world without having to leave the four walls of the building! It is also 100% free and always has been.
Enable My Child www.enablemychild.com/schools Enable My Child is a HIPAA compliant tetetherapy platform made for schools. In these challenging times, we’re providing free access to our platform. Enable My Child is a HIPAA compliant tetetherapy platform made for schools. In these challenging times, we’re providing free access to our platform.
Enchanted Learning http://www.EnchantedLearning.com The Enchanted Learning website has over 35,000 K-12 pages (with a focus on elementary school) covering a wide range of topics — information pages, printable worksheets, crafts, coloring pages, etc. We are providing temporary free subscriptions to teachers whose school is closed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
English52 Www.english52.com Free English course
Enilda Clinic https://www.enildaclinic.com/learning Child behavior and development information related to education and psychology is available in learning video format. Specific strategies to help with school closings is being posted. Specific strategies to help families cope with school closures related to COVID-19 as it relates to behavior, child and parent stress, anxiety, keeping up education routines, etc. All brief videos are hosted by a child psychologist.
Epraise https://www.epraise.co.uk/index.php?view=announcements Epraise will be offering 30 days free access to our platform including our Homework and Messenger optional features to ensure schools can stay connected in the event that they have to close.
Epic! https://www.getepic.com/
ESL Library https://esllibrary.com/blog/coronavirus-support We are offering Plus subscriptions to all Standard users, and our printable lessons on Pandemics and The Coronavirus are also currently free for non-members.
EverFi https://platform.everfi.net/new_registration?role=teacher EVERFI’s no-cost digital resources cover topics such as social emotional learning, STEM, financial literacy, career readiness, and health & wellness. Our student-driven, standards-aligned resources have assessments embedded into them, enabling teachers to see measurable outcomes from student work in real-time. Teachers can create an account and set up their classes in less than 5 minutes. EVERFI resources are and always will be free for teachers to use.
Everydae SAT Prep https://everydae.com/?utm_source=resource_sheet&utm_medium=spreadsheet&utm_campaign=school_closures Everydae is the online SAT math prep program that teenagers actually want to use. 10-minute micro lessons match busy schedules. Built by industry experts. 17+ years industry experience. 100% free while schools are closed! (normally $19/mo). Tell your students to use the code HOMEPREP and sign up through this link http://bit.ly/2xrVchc.
Everyday Earth https://www.everyday-earth.com/ Everyday Earth is an interactive video earth science-based curriculum supplement. It is completely free.
Exam.net https://exam.net Digital exams online. No installations. Blocks computer access, copy, paste etc. With or without webcam surveillance. (https://support.exam.net/#/remote). Full premium service for free during 2020.
Explain Everything https://twitter.com/explainevrythng/status/1237412347712593922
ExploreLearning Gizmos https://www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm?method=Controller.dspFreeAccount&_ga=2.32190458.558305376.1569190470-443864285.1556293744 Gizmos are online simulations that excite curiosity and invite interaction. We’ve got over 400 Gizmos in our library covering topics and concepts in math and science for grades 3-12. Gizmos help students dig deeper into subjects and really understand challenging concepts. Gizmos free accounts feature 30+ free Gizmos after your full-access trial is completed. Schools impacted by COVID-19 may receive extended pilots for support during this time.
ExloreLearning Reflex https://www.reflexmath.com/trial Adaptive and individualized for grades 2-6, Reflex is the most effective system for mastering basic math facts in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Free 30-day trial. Schools impacted by COVID-19 may receive extended pilots for support during this time.
ExploreLearning Science4Us https://www.science4us.com/trial/ Science4Us covers Inquiry, Physical Science, Life Science and Earth & Space Science with lessons specifically designed for K-2 students. The sessions have 1000’s of online and offline activities that can be completed in as little as ten minutes, and teach students using videos, interaction, poems, songs, and digital notebooks. Free 30-day trial. Schools impacted by COVID-19 may receive extended pilots for support during this time.
FabuLingua https://fabulingua.app.link/QZUnhPbxP4 fun, interactive stories for kids to learn Spanish-English All of FabuLingua’s stories, games and sticker book are entirely free during this time.
Facing History https://www.facinghistory.org/ Collection of educator resources includes a wide range of flexible, multimedia materials, from primary sources and streaming videos to teaching strategies, lesson plans, and full units. There are resources that will support students’ learning, whether you are teaching a complex moment in history or addressing today’s breaking news. All resources free with creation of online account
Facts4Me www.facts4me.com A safe research site for elementary-level readers They are offering — free 24/7 access to our site to ANYONE who may find it helpful.
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FeedbackFruits https://feedbackfruits.com/home FeedbackFruits Interactive Video tool allows teachers to ask questions or start discussions at any point of a video that they upload in the tool within the LMS. The video can be self-recorded or found on platforms such as YouTube and Vimeo. The students can interact with each other and work in groups within the tool. The Interactive Tool is available for the higher institutions in need during the COVID-19 outbreak. You can request it here: feedbackfruits.com/covid
Fiveable https://app.fiveable.me/ We have free resources for AP students including live reviews, live trivia, and study guides! Always free.
Flat https://flat.io/edu Flat for Education is a cloud-based and easy-to-use music notation software. Free access to our full product until the end of school year
Flipgrid https://info.flipgrid.com/ Create a video to show mastery of a math problem, act out your favorite book character or discuss a current event. Families create a private space, ask a question and learners respond with a short video. Videos can be created with ink, whiteboards, filters, images, emojis and more. Once the video is created others in the space can view videos or respond. For more instructions: https://blog.flipgrid.com/news/familylearning Always free web site, iOS and Android apps
Floop https://www.floopedu.com/ Floop is a web-based tools for providing fast, effective teacher and peer feedback on digital and paper-based work. It’s an English language-based app designed for 5-12th grade students. Always free.
Fluency & Fitness https://fluencyandfitness.com/register/school-closures/ Fluency & Fitness® provides educational brain breaks to help students review essential literacy and math skills, while getting in some exercise. Find over 900 videos to help your child keep learning at home and burn off some extra energy. Our site is best used for ages 4-8. We are offering our subscription website FREE for parents to use at home during the school closures.
Fluency Matters https://fluencymatters.com/even-more-free-ci/ Free Access to the E-Learning options for 21 days
Fluent Key https://fluentkey.com/blog/coronavirusinformation/ FluentKey helps language teachers make listening fun and meaningful by turning real-life videos into an interactive game. They have hundreds of authentic videos in Chinese, English, French, and Spanish. You can play FluentKey Live with your students in real time or create assignments for them to complete on their own time. Made by language teachers for language teachers FluentKey Pro for one month using the code StaySafe on fluentkey.com/plans
Follett https://www.follettcommunity.com/s/article/follett-e-learning-resources?utm_campaign=Follett+Covid19+Britten+letter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=MarketingCloud&utm_content=Follett%2520Community In the event you need to close your school or district, the Follett Destiny® solution you already have could help you provide continuation of learning to your students. You’ll find helpful Destiny video tutorials, forums and instructions for accessing Destiny Discover® from home in Follett Community. Additionally, we’ve waive the cost for Follett Classroom Ready Collections through June 30, 2020, to help ensure teachers and students have access to standards-based content from any location. Please email us for details and let us know how we can help.
Formative https://goformative.com/ Formative enables teachers to build their own assessments and assignments, or pull and customize “formatives” from our Library of thousands of pre-made materials. Educators can act on live student responses to intervene as needed; give feedback and auto-grade students’ work; track student growth over time; visualize student performance across assignments/assessments; and easily integrate supportive tools, like Google Classroom, Flipgrid, Desmos, Padlet and other resources. Educators can always sign up for free accounts. In addition, we’re donating FREE School Premium to teams that may need to teach virtually. If your team, school, or district may be in need, please fill out our Request Form here → https://goformative.com/schools?plc=covid19. Read the letter from our CEO (and former teacher) for more details: bit.ly/covid19plan
Fortune Cookie Mom https://fortunecookiemom.com/chinese-resource-library/ This is a FREE Chinese Resource Library that contains different Chinese Theme Packs, crafts, and printable for anyone to use. FREE Chinese & English Printable
Freckle https://www.freckle.com/ Freckle.com has a free level access where students in K-8 can access Freckle for free.
Free Math https://freemathapp.org/ Free Math allows collecting digital assignments from students and enables quick grading by grouping similar student work on each question. It isn’t limited to a specific bank of questions and all of the work done by students is completely freeform, so it can work for a broad range of classes. Always free.
Gabbart Communications https://www.gabbart.com/covidlms WISDOM LMS (Learning Management System) promotes learning outside the classroom by creating and connecting curriculum content. Take full advantage of our resource-rich digital environment and watch the impact on students’ success. Offering Free & Unlimited Student & Faculty License for the remainder of the 2019/2020 year.
GameSalad, Inc. https://gamesalad.com/education/remote-ready/ GameSalad teaches STEM and STEAM with a game design focus. Students learn programming concepts and computer science through project-based lessons, building their own video games on a syntax-free visual programming interface. Detailed instructions for students and full lesson plans for teachers make a great introduction to coding for 5th grade through post-secondary. Web-based interface is set up for either self-paced or teacher-led instruction. GameSalad’s education platform, with TEKS and CSTA aligned curriculum, is available free until the end of May 2020 to schools affected by closings.
Gamilab https://gamilab.com/ It is a platform where anyone can find or create their own simple learning games and the version we have now are always free for schools. Always free.
Genially https://doitgenially.com/en/premium-templates-now-available-for-free-for-everyone-forever-genially-aims-to-facilitate-remote-and-distance-learning/ Create stunning presentations, infographics, and more in just seconds PREMIUM TEMPLATES NOW AVAILABLE FOR FREE. FOR EVERYONE.
Geopolaris http://www.geopolarised.com/ We’ve got a Human Geography textbook and assignments ready to go that we’re offering up for teachers to help get them through the next couple weeks. Teachers will have to contact us through this email to identify which units they need. We’ve got a Human Geography textbook and assignments ready to go that we’re offering up for teachers to help get them through the next couple weeks. Teachers will have to contact us through this email to identify which units they need.
Gimkit https://www.gimkit.com/ Gimkit is a quiz learning game for students and teachers, created and maintained by students. … As they complete quizzes, students earn money to reinvest in Gimkit upgrades that align with their strengths. Use your Gimkit dashboard to view student progress and earnings and additional formative data. Students can interact with other players in an attempt to be at the top of the leader board. They are offering to extend the limit of free kits you can make during this time. They will also allow you to keep all additional kits made.
GoGuardian https://www.goguardian.com/blog/learning/goguardian-teacher-for-remote-learning/
GoNoodle https://www.gonoodle.com/ GoNoodle® engages 14 million kids every month with movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. Available for free at school, home, and everywhere kids are! Always Free
Good2Learn http://www.good2learn.com/ 14 Day Free Trial
Google for Edu https://www.blog.google/outreach-initiatives/education/distancelearning-covid19
GoToMeeting https://www.gotomeeting.com/work-remote Multiple Products for free
GoPeer https://gopeer.org GoPeer (GoPeer.org) approved college students to give 10,000 free hours of tutoring to K-12 students. Beginning today, college students are approved to give 10,000 free hours of tutoring (two hours per family so many students can benefit), online (avoiding virus entirely), to students between the ages of 5–18. Instruction will be live 1-on-1 sessions with vetted college students in an online classroom using tools like real-time face-to-face video conferencing, photo/document sharing, and a virtual whiteboard/notepad to collaborate or edit essays. With everything going on right now, college students want to contribute something positive to the community. Here’s an article with the information: https://medium.com/gopeer/10-000-free-hours-virtual-tutoring-for-k-12-students-e744aaa03f5e GoPeer approved college students to give 10,000 free hours of tutoring to students between the ages of 5–18.
Gradescope https://blog.gradescope.com/recent-updates-to-help-with-urgent-remote-assessment-needs-responding-to-covid-19-61dae0d57d4a Place to upload and easily grade assignments in a number of formats. Also able to run exams through the platform. Making all classes created premium for free so that they all have access to all the features that the platform has.
Gynzy https://www.gynzy.com/en/ Gynzy is the all-in-one educational software that combines standards-aligned lessons, bite-sized games & activities, and class management tools to unlock the potential of your Interactive Whiteboard. Teacher Subscription is free
Handwriting Heroes https://appytherapy.com/handwriting-heroes/ Handwriting Heroes is a multisensory handwriting curriculum that teaches children how to form their letters through animations, stories and song. iPad app is being offered free of charge. Letter formation videos – always free
Hapara https://hapara.com/from-home/ Hapara helps schools make the shift to digital learning by making it easier to view and manage learner work in the cloud. With Hapara Dashboard, teachers can easily view all learner work from one central hub (even when it wasn’t shared with them), organize learners into differentiated groups and quickly share out documents and resources. Hapara Workspace provides teachers with a space to build assignments and projects that can easily be differentiated for groups or individuals. It gives learners an easy, intuitive interface to manage their assignments, customize their submissions and participate in learning and teaching. Free until end of June 2020
Hawkes Learning https://mailchi.mp/hawkeslearning/free-online-software-for-campus-closures?e=5bd07fd7bd Hawkes offers adaptive online learning modules with instructional content and videos, interactive practice with tutoring and Explain-Error feedback, and mastery-based homework assessments. We also offer a test bank for online tests and quizzes. Our materials are most commonly used by college students, and we offer courses in Developmental English, English Composition, Psychology, Economics, Developmental Math through Calculus and Statistics. Free online homework and testing system for college students through 5/31. Always free access for instructors. Always free 24/7 support for students and instructors.
Healthy & Fun Choices www.healthyfunchoices.com A creative community to connect with others from all over the world, while getting to learn about topics that are important to our wellness (social, emotional, physical) through interactive experiences.
Heartfullness Project https://lifeloveaction.com/free-download-2/ Take some of the struggle out of disagreements, melt downs & fights with the “Problem Solving (made easy) Kit”. Teach children how to regulate their emotions, love themselves & yes, solve their own problems! The “Problem Solving (made easy) Kit” includes: • Kids music that doesn’t suck • Dance videos • Intuitive games & tools Teaching them the life skills you wish you were taught as a child! A free printable from our “Problem Solving Kit”: the Problem Solving Game Board, PLUS music to help bring some peace in these times and more!
Heifer International https://www.heifer.org/what-you-can-do/get-involved/schools/home-school-activities.html FREE resources (downloadable books, mazes, word searches, and more) from Heifer International’s school programs — with topics in social studies (geography, economics), science, language arts.
HERE Meditation www.hereglobalrelief.org The HERE mobile app is designed to help rapidly relieve stress & anxiety. It works by pairing interactive exercises (staring/swiping), with breathing, music and/or guided meditation to stimulate the relaxation response and promote executive functioning. This game-like approach can be used by the whole family, and may help calm cabin fever, or provide a mental break in between homeschool activities. The mobile app is entirely free and accessible for iOS and Android users
HeyKiddo™ https://www.hey-kiddo.com HeyKiddo™ is a text-based subscription that provides curated conversation starters, coaching tips and activities texted right to your phone that help support your child’s social-emotional development. We also offer real-time resources and tips when breaking events happen. One month free with HIKIDDO3 promo code. Also receive weekly social emotional learning lesson plans if you sign up with this promo code.
HippoCampus https://hippocampus.org/ Explore over 7,000 free videos in 13 subject areas. You can create a free account and create customized playlists too. Always free
Historians 4SC historians4sc.org A critical thinking activity that incorporates primary sources, argumentation, and history topics together. Lesson plan, suggest topics and primary sources, and publishing students’ work on the website are all free.
HOMER https://learnwithhomer.com/ Free App
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: Carmen Sandiego https://www.carmensandiego.com/resources Carmen Sandiego: Fearless Kids around the world activities Carmen Sandiego videos, stories, and lessons for all subject areas
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt https://www.hmhco.com/math-at-work Math at Work Videos and Lessons – featuring Shark Tank, Tim Gunn, Ty Pennington Math Videos with lessons, real life uses of math, famous actors
ICivics https://www.icivics.org/ iCivics, Inc. is a non-profit organization in the United States that provides educational online games and lesson plans to promote civics education and encourage students to become active citizens. Always free
Ideas Roadshow https://ideasroadshowibdp.com/ 1 Month Free for all Resources
iCompute https://www.icompute-uk.com Free online access to iCompute’s Learn Programming and Computational Thinking resources. Designed for independent work, pupils can work through activities and exercises online at home. Free Access to All Services
IDEA https://idea.org.uk/ Free and can be self-driven and they get a certificate from Buckingham Palace! Free Always
IDE Corp. 4theKids.idecorp.com Graphic organizers and activities you can print or post digitally for students to support higher-order thinking and executive function. Resources to print or post to use with students.
In English Please https://www.udemy.com/course/learn-english-with-short-films/?referralCode=8B6975E7415E92FF6482 Free course
InThinking https://www.inthinking.net/inthinking/teacher-resources.htm One Month Free Access to Any InThinking DP Subject Site
Inq-ITS http://www.inqits.com/ Inq-ITS research-based, virtual labs engage students in science inquiry and give them real time support as they work; they provide teachers real-time progress monitoring, and use AI to automatically score students’ work, including their written responses. Our goal is to help support best instructional practices while engaging students in their learning. We hope you’ll join us! We’re pleased to offer access to our complete collection of virtual, interactive labs for physical, life, and earth science. To access remote training and professional development at no charge, sign up by April 1, 2020.
InScribe http://www.inscribeapp.com/ InScribe is a virtual community that helps colleges build an on-demand support system to connect students to the answers, resources, and individuals they need to succeed. Our Q&A communities create a space for your students to engage with the experts on campus – advisors, instructors, even alumni. Students can search for answers and post questions when they need help. Expert answers are tagged and stored, so everyone benefits from the conversations that came before. Ultimately, students find the help they need more quickly, and experts spend less answering the same questions over and over again. To help institutions streamline communication and support, InScribe is offering free access through spring term to all colleges, universities, or programs facing campus closure due to COVID-19.
InScribe Continuity Planning and Support Community https://inscribe.education/main/inscribe/6754110229456694/home This community is freely available to all education professionals and is a space to ask questions, share ideas, and find solutions during this time of change and uncertainty. Please join us as we work to support each other during this time of uncertainty. Support Community
i-Ready https://www.curriculumassociates.com/supporting-students-away-from-school free printable K-8 Math and Reading packets for students
i-Ready Practice Packs www.i-Ready.com/athome Printable at-home packs for grades K-8, Reading and Mathematics. Guidance for using our i-Ready, Ready, and Ready Classroom during extended absences from school is available at www.i-Ready.com/athome. At-home packs are free for anyone to use given the extraordinary circumstances.
IXL https://www.ixl.com/membership/teachers/trial/closure IXL is a platform that takes personalized learning, which is really complex, and makes it simple for teachers to implement effectively in their classrooms. IXL is built on four key components: comprehensive K-12 curriculum, a Continuous Diagnostic, personalized guidance, and actionable real-time Analytics. These components are fully integrated and work together seamlessly to give teachers everything they need to differentiate instruction and help students grow. As many schools across the country plan for current or potential closures, IXL is working to support teachers in any way we can. If teachers are looking for a way to keep their students engaged and learning from home, we are happy to provide them with free IXL access for 90 days. We are also offering a free webinar series with some great strategies for at-home learning, plus some implementation resources and videos that will help them plan for school closures
Inventing Heron www.inventingheron.com An online career resource that takes a radically personal and empathetic approach to career discovery. We are a team of journalists and filmmakers who interview people about their work, and educators who turn these stories into curriculum. We are offering access to our site/resources during this time. Additionally, we are starting a free digital Parent Newsletter to spark conversations about careers with parents and their teens or tweens. The newsletter will provide a snapshot of an interesting career, and activities that can be done at home. Here is a landing page for more information: https://newsletter.inventingheron.com/parents
Izzit.org https://www.izzit.org/ We offer FREE, high-quality educational materials to educators: teachers, homeschoolers, parents, grandparents, scout troop leaders – to anyone interested in learning/teaching! Free Always
Jen Henson ACT Prep www.jenhensonactprep.com Test prep from a professional, certified teacher with 22 years of classroom experience ACT/SAT punctuation guide and ACT practice tests
JoVE https://info2.jove.com/requestaccess JoVE publishes peer-reviewed scientific video protocols to accelerate biological, medical, chemical and physical research. Watch our scientific video articles. JoVE is happy to provide all of our Education video content free to use in STEM teaching efforts through June 15th.
K12MovieGuides https://k12movieguides.com/2020/03/15/school-closure-due-to-corona-virus-covid-19-free-resources/ K12MovieGuides: Turn any movie into a learning opportunity A list of free movie guides for students of varying ages and abilities
K-5 Math Teaching Resources https://www.k-5mathteachingresources.com K-5 math resources clearly sorted by grade and standard that are easy to download and print at home. Click on the Number, Geometry or Measurement & Data page for your grade level. All activities focus on engaging, hands-on learning. Free printable resources for all K-5 Math standards.
K5Technology Curriculum http://www.k5technologycurriculum.com/covid19/ Digital and Print technology lessons for grades k-5 3 weeks of free access to 18 technology lessons and activities plus a PDF download for printable tech activities.
Kahoot https://kahoot.com/schools/distance-learning/ Kahoot! Premium for the rest of the year and that an admin need to email (eilert.hanoa@team.kahoot.com) with the number of educators at your school, and they’ll get you set up.
Kami https://blog.kamiapp.com/remote-learning-with-kami-during-school-shutdowns/
Kamkalima http://eepurl.com/gU_W79 Online Arabic platform for teachers and students from grades 4 to 12. Includes resources for all skills, ready-materials to edit and assign, automatic grading, and reporting and feedback. www.kamkalima.com Until the end of the current academic year
Keyset at getkeyset.com by Key Understanding LLC https://getkeyset.com/ Google Chrome extension for fast, effective and guilt free online grading. Free Google Chrome extension and free access to website to create keyboards until August 1st, 2020.
Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/about/blog/post/611770255064350720/remote-learning-with-khan-academy-during-school
Khan Academy Kids https://apps.apple.com/us/app/khan-academy-kids/id1378467217 Khan Academy Kids is a free, award-winning online education program for children ages 2 – 7. Our mobile app was designed by child development experts at Stanford University and engages kids in core subjects like early literacy, reading, writing, language, and math, while encouraging creativity and building social-emotional skills. It is age-appropriate, personalized based on where your child is at, and engaging. Always free, no ads, no subscriptions, with an offline version available for when internet access is difficult.
Kialo Edu https://www.kialo-edu.com/tour It is a debate platform optimized to teach critical thinking and facilitate group discussions online. Teachers can create a Team page and individual discussion pages easily and can invite students using a link. There are several features which can help with grading and giving feedback which are fairly intuitive. They also provide multiple instructions documents and videos. It doesn’t cost anything to make an account, host a discussion, or create a team to host multiple discussions.
Kids Discover Online https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe8FeuVh5AwwY5S5gkSN7Dw_tWpRneVdq1FhGyYvCO1N83cug/viewform?vero_id=kdo1880662&vero_conv=DkrC-H3AHXmsRWwMpvELoS067gYxZI3gCO2Am6Tx-g30eb3QJC5zS57pJ5UxI_RMPRKPShL2NkZRP0avfhAK4LV0J5ZwSgb0jQ%3D%3D Access Kids Discover’s award-winning library of science and social studies material on any device, at any time, for one low price. To help alleviate the burden schools face when closing, we have decided to offer schools and school districts special access to Kids Discover Online through the end of June, 2020.
Kognity https://kognity.com/support-coronavirus/ We have adapted the traditional textbook to digitally consumable text with video examples, 3D models and practice tests to make the content more interactive and engaging. The best part is that all our textbooks are curriculum-aligned and are designed to enhance deeper learning. We want to offer any school in lock-down territory, that’s not yet a Kognity user, access for free during the lockdown period.
Kokomo Solutions, Inc. https://www.covid247.org/ COVID19Tracker™ powered by the Kokomo24/7® Safety Cloud™ that provides tracking, management and reporting of the coronavirus for communities, schools, healthcare systems, manufacturing, etc. Free access to our COVID19Tracker™ powered by the Kokomo24/7® Safety Cloud™ that provides incident management, mobile reporting and situational awareness mapping software to track and report the coronavirus during the outbreak.
Krisipii https://krispii.com/ Krispii is a learning and teaching platform that provides resources from our krispii library as well as the opportunity for teachers to create their own projects using videos, documents, podcasts or whatever else might work for their style of teaching. Normally we have a 7-day trial period but we are lifting that.
LabsLand https://labsland.com/blog/en/2020/03/12/schools-and-universities-closure-support/ To make sure that everyone in need gets our help, we at LabsLand are providing free access to all of our laboratories (Arduino, Electronics, Physics for high schools and higher education) until summer 2020.
LabXchange https://www.labxchange.org LabXchange is a free resource for remote and hybrid learning from Harvard University. We offer high-quality digital content in the sciences, including lab simulations, that you can remix into customized learning narratives. Our social features, like classes, discussion forums, and mentorship, empower and connect learners, educators, and researchers worldwide.
Lalilo https://app.lalilo.com/#/signup?language=en Lalilo is an online literacy program built by teachers for teachers and their students. … Lalilo is a free online tool for kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade teachers and students. … Students work on adaptive exercises in phonics, word recognition, and comprehension. Free
LearnAwesome https://learnawesome.org A repository of links to learning resources organized by topics and formats.
Learn Essay Writing the FAST Way https://forms.gle/ViCfSACfJKfYYzWNA Free Service: Learn how to write 3 paragraph essays the FAST Way in just 5 lessons.
Description of company (couldn’t add it to the question above): Ms. Valerie teaches Essay Writing the FAST Way to help students quickly write essays with confidence even when under pressure.
Learning A-Z https://www.learninga-z.com/site/lp2/covid19 Digital literacy company supporting K-5 Free subscriptions through June for Raz-Kids and Headsprout products
Learning Apps https://learningapps.org/index.php?overview&s=&category=0&tool=
Learning Ladders https://www.learningladders.info/coronavirus-disruption?d_utk=ceb1ea05-e62c-427c-9c2d-4b1d5607181c Learning Ladders is a unique online and in-class teaching, assessment and parental engagement system that brings together students, teachers and parents to improve children’s learning at primary school. We provide each with integrated tools to help them be the best they can possibly be, every single day. Free access for the rest of the academic year.
LessonPix https://lessonpix.com/sharing?fbclid=IwAR04lyC_eqb58fMvHm9es0T_WSqiMJN_Hj6TaBHhcdG6MQgb1wA0N2f_MYQ If you are looking for materials to provide to families while schools are canceled, LessonPix has many Free Sample resources including low tech communication boards, visual supports, articulation games, math, and books and activities to address literacy skills. Just go into our Sharing Center and look for anything with the Free Sample crest. You can download and print these materials to give out freely to families or send as PDFs to families to print themselves. https://lessonpix.com/sharing
LessonSpeak https://lessonspeak.com/ LessonSpeak offers curriculum and training for teachers who teach English online as freelancers. Caters mostly to adults. A selection of the curriculum and free training for a limited time. Free training and curriculum must be requested via the contact form on the site.
Lexia Learning https://www.lexialearning.com/go/customer_e-learning_salesoffer_request_202003 Lexia helps students work independently to develop their critical reading skills through individualized, motivating learning paths. Lexia not only offers students the support they need to become successful readers and confident learners, it also provides teachers with valuable offline instructional resources. How is Lexia offering to help?
Lexia will upgrade your licenses with a batch of additional licenses with subscriptions running through June 30, 2020, to cover all students at no additional cost. We will also provision Lexia Academy to assist with on-line professional learning for all educators who will have additional students using Lexia remotely.Who is eligible for this offer?
If your school is closed due to COVID-19 concerns, and your school or district is actively using any of our programs with any students, your school or district is eligible.
Libby App https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/ for digital books and audio books. Anyone with a library card (at least in whatever cities/states use Overdrive) can access it. Always free
LightSail Education https://lightsailed.com/ K-12 Literacy and Reading platform including 6,000 books in English and Spanish LIGHTSAIL IS PROVIDING ALL K-12 SCHOOLS AND DISTRICTS IMPACTED BY THE CORONAVIRUS WITH COMPLIMENTARY ACCESS TO THEIR LITERACY PLATFORM INCLUDING 6,000 BOOKS
Lightspeed Systems https://www.lightspeedsystems.com/coronavirus-school-closures-relay-can-help/ Filtering for devices sent home and classroom monitoring/management for remote learning Relay Filter
Relay Classroom
linkr linkreducation.com Linkr provides an easy-to-set-up, engaging and interactive online classroom. Linkr is free, safe, and GDPR compliant and offers your class the possibility of connecting with an international community of online educators and learners, many of whom are engaged in experiential learning projects and virtual exchanges. We hope linkr can help keep your teaching meaningful and interactive while making this challenging time easier for you. Linkr provides an easy-to-set-up, engaging and interactive online classroom.
ListenWise http://blog.listenwise.com/2020/03/listenwise-support-for-schools-affected-by-the-coronavirus/ Listenwise is an award-winning listening skills platform. We harness the power of listening to advance literacy and learning in all students grades 2-12. Our collection of podcasts and public radio keeps teaching connected to the real world and builds student listening skills at the same time. The curriculum aligned podcasts are paired with learning tools and listening comprehension assessments to transform them into rigorous academic content. Free Listenwise Premium for any school that is close due to coronavirus, request access here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfwZsP8uUL-B6JaJrplh_p0cfPvz79HJbwLc6AQN2SmMFavnQ/viewform
Literacy with the Littles https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Literacy-With-The-Littles/Price-Range/Free Free Printables for PreK-2nd Grade
Little Spark Company www.littlesparkcompany.com/printables-library Free printables library with activities for children 0-6
Little Twisters Yoga & Emotional Wellness https://littletwistersyoga.com/online-store/ Free at-home kids yoga lesson plans
Looking for a FULL RIDE?: An Insider’s Recruiting Guide Www.rlopezcoaching.com I was a college coach for 14 years and now provide 40 free blogs & special reports for families to learn the college recruiting process & getting athletic scholarships. Special Report: Strategies to Emailing a College College & many other blogs & reports
Loom https://www.loom.com/ Loom is a new kind of work communication tool that helps you get your message across through instantly shareable video. Capture your screen, record your front-facing camera, and narrate it all at once, then instantly share with a simple link We are also making Loom Pro free for teachers and students at K-12 schools, universities, or educational institutions. Forever.
LucidChart https://www.lucidforeducation.com/ From graphic organizing to mind mapping, Lucidchart is a cloud-based tool to make learning visual and collaborative. 10 free Lucidcharts
LucidPress https://www.lucidforeducation.com/ Lucidpress is a cloud-based, easy to use tool for creating stunning documents – infographics, posters, magazines, and school newspapers with the ability to collaborate with others in real time. 10 free Lucidpress docs
Lumen Learning https://info.lumenlearning.com/transition-spring2020 Transition mid-term to Lumen Learning courseware at no cost. Lumen Learning uses open educational resources (OER) to provide course materials that improve learning and replace expensive textbooks in 50+ general education college courses. Lumen courses are “ready to teach,” meaning you can get started quickly with minimal set-up. You can do as much or as little customization as you like. Lumen OER courseware includes Waymaker personalized learning course materials, OHM online homework system for math and other quantitative subjects. Sharing our no cost offer to help faculty transition to online.
Macbeth Academy https://www.macbethacademy.org/ Macbeth Academy is a non-profit organization that offers K-12 Gifted and Talented homeschool courses for credit. We offer courses through AP level. For all schools and families, we provide free education resources, free video tutoring services, and free PD workshops for families and education professionals
Maged – School App https://www.maged.cc/ Quickly, securely and from any PC send regular and urgent messages to Parent/Students for FREE via our APP, or during these challenging times, we can send them for you. Free extended trial with a No-Cost price plan after that. No obligations. App demo here http://maged.cc/demo
Magic Sparkles Publishing magicsparklespublishing.com Orange Sparkles Do More & Understand More Workbook Free workbook
Magic Spell by Brainbox Games https://brainbox.games/ Finally, a game that makes spelling fun! Magic Spell is a carefully crafted spelling adventure. If you are a child, parent or school, there is a Magic Spell app to suit your needs. Wands, wizards and wondrous worlds…come and join the fun! 6 months free!
Making English Fun https://makingenglishfun.com/portfolio/ Free English Learning Online games, mobile apps and printable Board games and worksheets. All ages Free Online games, free app downloads and voucher code – makingenglishfree for access to the editable resources.
Manga High https://www.mangahigh.com/en-gb/blog/2020-03-06-free-access-schools-online-maths-coronavirus
Mango Languages – Mango Classroom https://mangolanguages.com/info/covid19-response.cfm?utm_campaign=COVID-19%20Response&utm_source=hs_automation&utm_medium=email&utm_content=84680798&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_sCjUYlJqD-uNMB8sFYZeOvnAPgkJA29iiAftu9S8UsLr9EcQlIFSV0WRSApL-GP-i5w4P3dPr5uvbQqk4zQnYlY29tKJyMsvaTTwCFmI65vrs98I&_hsmi=84680798 As the nation comes together to help stop the spread of COVID-19 throughout our communities and most vulnerable populations, we’re making our Mango Classroom offering freely available to all schools facing closures through the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Digital curriculum via desktop and mobile apps, accessible online or offline
Seamless integration of features that organize classes, activities, and assessments
Immediate, reliable time-on-task monitoring and assessment results
Multiple integration options, including Clever
More than 70 world languages, including: Spanish, French, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, German, Arabic, and English
Proven efficacy backed by third-party research and a track record of success
Marco Learning www.marcolearning.com Marco Learning supports teachers and students with AP prep. We offer free AP resources for teachers and students, including live events, practice tests, lesson plans, and more!
Mark Kistler https://markkistler.com/?fbclid=IwAR37pyxPHEoYo1NYOcbMBnlpFKacPFIc2hH67dMg83CxvycKsITEDS7IAZk Offering free access to free, virtual, live webcasts for art/drawing lessons for students needing to work from home during this period. Offering free access to free, virtual, live webcasts for art/drawing lessons for students needing to work from home during this period.
Massolit https://www.massolit.io/ Over 2,800 short curriculum relevant video lectures designed and delivered by top university academics covering English Literature, History, Classics, Psychology, Philosophy, and Government and Politics. Free access is available until 30 April 2020
MathCelebrity.com https://www.mathcelebrity.com/online-math-tutor.php It’s an automated online math tutor, like a Google for math. Enter your math problem or search term, press the button, and we show you the step-by-step work and answer instantly. We cover 2nd grade through college. Always free
MathLight Www.mymathlight.com MathLight provides video lessons with guided notes for all pre-algebra & Algebra 1 topics – perfect for distance learning. Offering a free unit of your choice for schools affected by COVID-19 closings.
MathPlayground.com https://www.mathplayground.com Math Playground provides hundreds of math games, logic puzzles and educational resources. All math games and resources are free through the end of June 2020.
Mathspace mathspace.co Mathspace is the world’s first adaptive math program for grades 3-12 that gives students feedback at every step of their work. Also includes full etextbook aligned to state and common core standards and instructional videos and reporting tools. Free accounts for teachers, students and administrators for closed schools from now until end of school year
Maths with Parents www.mathswithparents.com Award winning parental engagement program for primary schools Full access for free – register on www.mathswithparents.com
MathTreks http://www.mathtreks.com/offer Online math tutoring in which a student uses their foundational math skills and understanding to solves an open – ended applied math problem that aligns with their mathematical needs and personal interests. Free 30-minute problem – solving sessions for students aged 13+, March 23rd – April 15th. (The student must be located in Minnesota at the time of the session because MathTreks is only a legal entity in Minnesota.)
MentiMeter https://www.mentimeter.com/ Mentimeter is a nice graphic way to poll students and engage them remotely Free for two weeks if you’re school has been closed- no credit card needed.
Method Test Prep https://www.methodtestprep.com/schools/web-based-sat-act-prep-schools/ We are offering free access to our program for the remainder of the school year for any district not currently using our program, but experiencing closures due to the Coronavirus.
Microsoft Education https://educationblog.microsoft.com/en-us/2020/03/how-schools-can-ramp-up-remote-learning-programs-quickly-with-microsoft-teams/
Mindful Poetry Moments https://www.thewell.world/mindful-music/mindful-poetry-moments Mindful Poetry Moments is a free program that offers a chance to pause and reflect on poetry’s ability to encounter ourselves, the world, and the mystery of each other. Participating schools, individuals and organizations will be offered recordings of poets — including Brad Aaron Modlin, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Naomi Shihab Nye, Carrie Newcomer and Gregory Orr – — reading their work from two of The On Being Project’s content offerings: the On Being with Krista Tippett radio show and podcast and/or Poetry Unbound podcast. The audio will be accompanied by mindful prompts and meaning-making questions like “Does this poem encourage gratitude? How?” and “What’s a line in this poem that brings a strong visual image to your mind?” Always free.
Minecraft: Education Edition https://education.minecraft.net/ A game-based learning platform that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive digital environment. Always free.
MIT Edgerton Center https://www.instructables.com/member/EdgertonCenter/instructables/ These lessons are great ways for kids in grades 3 -8 to be introduced to and practice 3D modeling, coding, and hand fabrication. All projects have opportunities to learn skills and customize the final product. The Edgerton Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a home for experiential learning for students of all ages. We support the MIT community, K-12 schools, and STEAM education organizations seeking to learn by doing and have fun along the way. 3D printing projects and Coding projects, involving math and other K-12 subjects
MobyMax http://press.mobymax.com/mobymax-to-provide-all-k-8-schools-and-school-districts-closed-by-covid-19-with-free-internet-learning-software
moviola.com moviola.com/courses Video-based creative writing and film studies courses Free video-based creative writing and film studies courses with LMS tracking students’ progress and quiz results. Email education@moviola.com for free LMS access.
Mozi https://www.themozi.com/?fbclid=IwAR2cTmDx_0Km6m8rDDzUpejttW-C9nGsmYMt3Qgen7hvDey-UXhnjL5dI3Q
Mr. Robertson’s Corner blog https://www.mrrobertsonscorner.com Meaningful reflections, stories, ideas, advice, and resources for high school and college undergraduate students. We’re exploring history, philosophy, critical thinking, the trades, business, careers, entrepreneurship, college majors, financial literacy, the arts, the social sciences, test prep, and a whole lot more. Join the conversation. Always free
Mrs. Evelyn Educates http://www.mrsevelyneducates.com/ Mrs. Evelyn Educates, LLC, is offering free reading, writing, and grammar support for all grade levels in addition to free mentoring during daytime hours.
MsMindfully https://www.msmindfully.com/ Access to free subject-specific lessons, PowerPoint, graphic organizers supporting the Wellbeing of both teachers and students All downloadable resources
MusicFirst https://www.musicfirst.com/ MusicFirst Classroom is the only comprehensive learning management system (LMS) for K-12 music education. We are offering MusicFirst Classroom and the full suite of integrated software for free to any school during a closure.
Music Theory https://www.musictheory.net/ Introductory and intermediate music theory lessons, exercises, ear trainers, and calculators. Free online content
Mystery Science https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning To help all these teachers during school closures, we at Mystery Science just finished going through all our lessons, pulling the easiest ones to do from home, and putting them all up for free on a page to make it easy. No signup required, no student login—we just want to help. Free Access
Naiku https://www.naiku.net/news/naiku-offers-support-to-schools-affected-by-coronavirus/ Naiku is a comprehensive, student-centric assessment management solution used by schools for everything from classroom formative assessment to district-wide benchmark assessments to easily measure, track, and view student learning. Educators can create, import, and share their own items and assessments or use a large bank of professional items and assessments. Naiku is offering new school subscriptions for free through June 30th, 2020 for schools affected by the Coronavirus.
National Geographic Resource Library/The Real Time Curriculum Project https://www.realtimecurriculumproject.org/ National Geographic Resource Library/The Real Time Curriculum Project Curated access to relevant news and events as they happen
National Inventors Hall of Fame / Camp Invention https://www.invent.org/sites/default/files/2020-03/2020_STEMActivityGuide_Final.pdf The National Inventors Hall of Fame connects inventors that have built the world around us with the innovators of tomorrow. Camp Invention® is one of our K-12 education experiences. Led by local teachers, this summer program has tapped into kids’ natural curiosity and brought STEM concepts to life since 1990, giving them the opportunity to become innovators through teamwork and immersive, hands-on creative problem-solving. Hands-on STEM activity guide
NearPod https://nearpod.com/coronavirus
NEO LMS https://www.neolms.com/ A US-based company, that offers learning management systems for schools, universities, businesses, and entrepreneurs. NEO LMS offers a very comprehensive plan for schools and it’s completely free for schools with up to 400 students.
Nepris https://nepris.com/industry/talks We virtually connect learners with industry professionals via live video calls to expand career exposure and bring real world relevance to learning. Teachers and parents can sign students up to join unlimited virtual ‘Industry Chats’ with professionals through the end of April. Learners can connect from school or home, and upcoming speakers include scientists, authors, artists, entrepreneurs, and more.
New American History https://www.newamericanhistory.org/ Access to digital learning resources and tools developed by Dr Ed Ayers for American History/Geography/Current Events Free
New Jersey Center for Teaching & Learning https://njctl.org/
Newsela https://newsela.com/about/blog/preparing-for-distance-learning-due-to-school-closures/
News2You https://www.n2y.com/news-2-you/
Next Gen Personal Finance https://www.ngpf.org Scads of free resources, games, learning resources, and lesson plans for teaching personal finance Always free
Night Zookeeper https://www.nightzookeeper.com/en-gb/parents/special_offers/facebook-offer52/ Complete homeschooling website. Gamified learning with online tutor support, lessons and 100s of learning games. Focused on Literacy. FULL access for FREE for one week and then half price. (If you are in US let us know and we can share the US link)
Nimbus Capture https://nimbusweb.me/screenshot.php It is a google extension that works similar to Screencastify. Allows you to screen grab, record over presentations or record a “live” lesson. Many features are free but expanded features can be purchased as well (reasonably priced)
Nitro Type https://www.nitrotype.com/ Students improve the foundational skill of typing by competing in fast-paced races against their friends. Nitro Type is always 100% free.
Nomster Chef https://www.nomsterchef.com/nomster-recipe-library Illustrated recipes designed to help kids age 2-12 cook with their grown-ups. Recipes encourage culinary skills, literacy, math, and science. Nomster Chef is always free, but we wanted to highlight it as a resource for families looking to get in the kitchen!
NoRedInk https://www.noredink.com/ NoRedInk is a free online curriculum that builds better writers. It includes diagnostic tools and assessments, targeted skills practice, a writing platform that guides students through the drafting and revision process, and instructional resources for teachers. It is used in more than 50% of US districts. Always Free.
NoteFlight https://notes.noteflight.com/distance-learning-support/?fbclid=IwAR0HU0WpKWBLUw53lEEgT74HX9L6GpuhHV7n29w_KiB7wDp-ouHPnBa0-uM Noteflight is an online app that allows users to compose, view, and share music notation from any web browser. In response, we are offering anyone in this situation the ability to use Noteflight Learn with all students through June 30th.
Novel Effect https://noveleffect.com/ Novel Effect makes storytime a little more fun for kids (and grown-ups too!) As you read out loud from print books (or ebooks!) music, sound effects, and character voices play at just the right moment, adjusting and responding to your voice. We provide soundscapes for hundreds of popular picture books, and more titles added regularly. Always Free App
Numbots https://numbots.com/covid19support/ We are offering affected schools free full access to NumBots– our platform that tackles addition, subtraction and number bonds – throughout any school closure*.
Odigia http://www.odigia.com/transferring-courses-online/ All OpenStax courses can be customized around an instructor’s needs and current syllabus in a matter of minutes. Odigia has helped hundreds of instructors convert their courses and we are ready to support you so you can continue to do what you do best, teach.
Olive Book https://www.olive-book.com/pages/the-olive-book-home Test prep for visual learners – no screen scribble, no tripod teachers, comprehensive content. Free enrollment – students, classes, districts…come one, come all.
OnSchooler https://lessons.onschooler.com/Account/Register K-8 complete curriculum in Math, Science, Communications, Culture (world geography & history). Lessons are interactive; some are bilingual. You always get 3 free lessons when you sign up. Continue using it for free as long as your school district is closed for coronavirus by emailing office@onschooler.com for more credits. Open to families, teachers and schools.
Otus https://otus.com/ Otus is a free LMS, Assessment Management, and Data Analytics platform designed specifically for K-12 remote learning. The platform is free for an indefinite period of time for teachers, students, and families.
Outschool https://blog.outschool.com/school-closures/ They are offering live webinars for teachers, for free, to share strategies for successful online / remote learning.
Oxford University Press USA, Higher Education Division https://pages.oup.com/he/us/covidresourcepage Not for profit higher education publisher, a branch of the University of Oxford Free resources to help those moving to online teaching, including access to digital resources, webinars and online courses for teaching online, and free access for students to OUP HE eBooks for balance of term. Do not need to be using an OUP title currently to access these resources.
Packback https://www.packback.co/news/helping-classrooms-stay-connected-and-engaged-online/ Packback is providing zero cost licenses through the end of the Spring semester or academic quarter for any higher education courses moving online due to COVID-19 prevention.
ParagraphPunch http://paragraphpunch.com Teaches students how to write a paragraph online Free
Parlay https://parlayideas.com/school-closure-support/
PBS Learning Media https://kera.pbslearningmedia.org/ PBS LearningMedia is a free, PreK-12 digital media service available to educators nationwide. Our free service offers teachers access to more than 30,000 learning materials aligned to state and national standards, including 25,000+ videos, interactive lesson plans, media galleries and more to enrich classroom instruction. Educators can easily browse and find content that demonstrates key curricular themes by subject area, standards, and grade bands. For classrooms using Google Classroom, teachers can easily import their class roster directly into PBS LearningMedia, creating a seamless experience between both services. PBS’ partnership with REMIND means that educators can share their favorite materials to students using the REMIND text messaging service. This innovative effort aims to help educators strengthen the school-to-home connection. Create a free account to save, organize, and share resources. Always Free.
Pear Deck https://www.peardeck.com/staying-connected
PebbleGo by Capstone https://pebblego.com/free-pebblego-capstone-interactive-access-school-closures?fbclid=IwAR0ldr6TT3grhEDzJ_fEpYvNGG13kqYo5ogwEqYneW7QBkX8L4u7cEIS0nE PebbleGo is a curricular content hub specifically designed for K-3 students. Packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities, it boosts engagement and fosters independent learning in core subject areas. Free Access
Pecha Kucka https://www.pechakucha.com/ PechaKucha helps teachers, students, and researchers create short, powerful talks that are engaging, memorable, and easy to share. Use of our PK Create software. Thousands of schools and nonprofits use PechaKucha to share classwork, research, projects, and more.
Peekapak https://www.peekapak.com/schoolclosures Free access to the entire platform of digital social emotional learning curriculum, storybooks, family activities and personalized learning games for students.
Peergrade https://app.peergrade.io/login?next=https%3A%2F%2Fapp.peergrade.io%2Fsettings%2Fcodes%3Fmc_cid%3D807ec28728%26mc_eid%3D9f5a85651f For the next 4 months, you will be able to use all features in Peergrade completely for free.
Phet https://phet.colorado.edu/ Science Labs Always free
Phonics Hero https://www.phonicshero.com/ Phonics Hero teaches school-aged children to read and spell with systematic phonics. Using a step-by-step approach, the 850 games teach children the 44 sounds, the reading and spelling of words, and how to conquer sentences. Available on tablets and computers. 30 days full free access. Obligation free; no payment details taken. On signing up, teacher inputs student names (first name is fine) and will be provided with a list of logins to distribute to students.
Pinna https://pinna.fm/ The only screen-free, ad-free audio streaming service custom-made for kids 3-12, featuring podcasts, audiobooks and music. Use the promo code PINNA4KIDS. To activate, create an account and enter the code in step 2 of the sign-up process. Two months for free.
PlayForward: Elm City Stories (PlayForward)/play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games https://yale-medicine.secure.force.com/learninggames?origin=play2prevent PlayForward provides teens the opportunity to acquire and practice skills for risk reduction and overall health promotion. It uses character development and social and emotional learning to impact health outcomes in adolescents. **FREE to access through our website (above)!
Playful Learning https://www.playfullearning.net/members-lounge/ Members’ Lounge is a subscription-based, online resource for early childhood teachers, homeschoolers, and parents. Hundreds of online lessons and engaging printables for children ages 2-8.
PlayPosit https://go.playposit.com/ It is an interactive, distance-based learning software that allows instructors to imbed questions into videos (like YouTube, but they have a variety of integrations) The basic account is free and it comes with access to a lesson library, which might help teachers who are scrambling to create their own materials.
PopBug www.popbug.co.uk British Primary School curriculum support and resources for parents and caregivers. Access to content for ages 3-11, with downloads and videos for parents and caters to use.
Positive Physics https://www.positivephysics.org/home An online physics problem and video bank designed for conceptual, standard, honors or AP1 physics. All teacher and student accounts are free for the remainder of the school year.
Prezi & PreziVido https://prezi.com Prezi is a free presentation tool; PreziVideo is a free video overlay for broadcast-style video and web-conferencing. With a Basic subscription and a profile that states you’re in Education, you get PreziNext and PreziVideo for free.
Prodigy https://www.prodigygame.com/
Prodigies – Music https://prodigiesmusic.com/ Prodigies is a colorful music curriculum for kids 1-12 that will teach your kids how to play their first instrument, how to sing in tune & how to understand the language of music! 21 Days Free
ProjectExplorer www.projectexplorer.org Globally focused videos free videos from around the work from grade 3-12
Pronto https://pronto.io/coronavirus/
Providing Guidance and Support to Teaching Teams Using Distance Learning/PublicImpact https://www.opportunityculture.org/covid-19-resources Materials on providing guidance and support to teaching teams using distance learning, from Opportunity Culture, an initiative of Public Impact Free materials/resources
Qualtrics qualtrics.com/here-to-help/ The resource is free and additional free survey tools for students and families are coming soon. Growing concern and the ongoing development of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced many school operations to move to remote instruction and work. The Remote Work Pulse Survey helps districts understand if their organization is prepared for this shift, and whether or not staff have what they need to succeed in this new environment.
QuaverEd https://www.quavermusic.com/info/at-home-resources/ Seriously Fun teaching and learning for PreK-8 general music teachers and their students. QuaverMusic is offering free access to general music activities to all impacted schools, including free student access at-home.
Quizalize https://help.quizalize.com/en/articles/3769776-distance-learning-with-quizalize
Quizlet https://quizlet.com/features/quizlet-teacher-guide-getting-started We are free for students and teachers and make it easy for students to practice and master whatever they are learning. Always Free.
Quizizz https://quizizz.com/join/
Readers 4SC readers4sc.org A critical thinking activity that incorporates novels and famous books, argumentation, and key themes together. Lesson plan, suggest topics per book, and publishing students’ work on the website are all free.
Readorium https://www.readorium.com/covid-19-remote-learning/ Readorium is an award-winning, automatically adaptive reading in science program teaches nonfiction reading skills as it guides students through science books aligned to National & State Standards. We are offering Readorium for free to schools for grade 3-8 students from now through the end of the school year.
ReadWorks https://www.readworks.org/ ReadWorks is an online resource of reading passages and lesson plans for students of all levels K-12. The company was founded with the goal of improving reading comprehension by bringing the latest in literacy teaching research into the classroom. Always Free.
Red T Media (RedTKids.com) https://marketplace.mythinkscape.com/store/redtkids Critical Thinking resources for K-6 students Free downloadable lesson plans, parent/teacher resources, and activities, all in support of critical thinking. Accompanying videos are available on our YouTube channel (Red T Kids’ Media).
Remind https://www.remind.com/resources/urgent-situations/ “A free Remind account lets you create up to 10 classes with up to 150 people each, so assess your classes and create any that you might need in an urgent situation. In most cases, it’s more convenient to use the classes you already have.” Always Free.
Rethink Ed https://www.rethinked.com/ Rethink Ed SEL is a comprehensive K-12 online platform that provides many opportunities for students of all ages and abilities, teachers, administrative staff, and parents to develop their social emotional skills. We provide on-demand professional development videos, grade level videos and curriculum that promotes well-being, connectedness and success for all students and adults. Rethink Ed will provide districts that are planning closures for preventative health measures with a tool kit that will include webinars, whitepapers, tips and strategies for supporting your entire community during this time of uncertainty. We will offer gratis access to our online Social Emotional Learning Suite through the remainder of the school year.
RingCentral https://www.ringcentral.com/blog/enabling-effective-communication-and-collaboration-during-covid-19-for-distributed-and-mobile-organizations/ RingCentral Office will provide all those impacted with video conferencing, team messaging, business phones, and even SMS and fax For Educators, Health Care and Non-Profits, RingCentral Office for free for 3 months.
RiseUp! An American Curriculum https://www.riseupcurriculum.org/ Always free
Rockalingua https://rockalingua.com/ Music Based Spanish Learning g We want to make sure teachers have all the tools they need to be able to keep teaching while schools are closed and that’s why we are providing free Teacher Pro upgrades to all subscribers impacted by school closures.
Rock Hall EDU https://edu.rockhall.com/ We provide free classroom resources like videos, playlists, essays, lesson plans, writing prompts, and digitized materials from our Library & Archives. Teachers can sign up for a free account, download the resources, and use temporary authorization links to share materials directly with their students online. Always free
Rosh Review bit.ly/testpreppromo The Leader in Board Exam Review, Qbanks and Medical Education. ***Proven score prediction ***Doctors, PAs and NPs “on-call” for you ***Guaranteed to pass or your money back 1-month free test prep for medical school students – no credit card required to sign up
Rozzy Learning Company https://www.rozzycareeradventures.com/ Rozzy will also be providing free teacher licenses as well during school closures. Rozzy will be posting a list of lessons in our portal on Monday that are perfect for flipped learning so that teachers will know exactly what lessons work best. Teachers can make an account here by clicking on the free trial button- the free trial will be extended through the virus period.
Rubin https://danny50f1e1.clickfunnels.com/squeeze-page1584126067584 Rubin is a leading provider of online training for business communication skills for K-12 and higher ed. We provide hands-on exercises for email etiquette, phone etiquette, networking, interpersonal skills and much more. 11 ready-made activities that cover email etiquette, life skills (ex: how to write your name in cursive) and how to create an entire LinkedIn profile). Each activity comes with student instructions, reference material, a lesson plan and a rubric!
Salesforce https://www.salesforce.com/ Quip Starter – To help teams collaborate while students and staff are away from school. Available for free to any Salesforce customer or non-profit organization through September 30, 2020.
ScienceWerkz https://www.werkzpublishing.com/sciencewerkz/nsta-5-for-free/
Scholastic https://www.dropbox.com/s/6rzu1pxpcvvpc47/FREE%20VIRTUAL%20LEARNING%20RESOURCES%20PROVIDED%20BY%20SCHOLASTIC.pdf?dl=0 Scholastic has created a learning hub that provides 20 days of learning experiences for students in grades PreK-9+ across the content areas. The company is also providing free access to other digital learning programs. Information provided in this link. Please feel free to share. 20 days of curated lessons free. Plus, access to additional digital programs for extended learning opportunities.
Schoology https://www.schoology.com/k-12/packages/basic Schoology brings together the best K-12 learning management system with assessment management to improve student performance, foster collaboration, and personalize learning. Has a free, basic version
SchoolTron https://www.schooltron.com/ SchoolTron is a free attendance and dismissal app that has a parent app (iOS and Android) so schools can broadcast announcements, message with parents individually, send documents for electronic signature, and more. Free App.
Scoutlier https://www.aecern.com/ Assignments can be made to collect written input but also images, video and Audio. It is free, works well on iPad, chrome books and computers.
ScreenCastify https://twitter.com/Screencastify/status/1226934956930281472
Scribble Together https://scribbletogether.com/ Two months for free
Seesaw https://web.seesaw.me/
SelfCad https://www.selfcad.com/ SelfCAD is a 3D CAD web application totally based in the cloud. We’re providing a free month of SelfCAD to students stuck at home due to the school closures. Code is homeschool
Seneca https://www.senecalearning.com/ On the front page there is a section called ‘Free Teaching Resources’, the topics are listed by subject and exam board. Each section then has ppt, exam questions, videos etc. – really useful. Sign Up for Free
Senor Wooly https://www.senorwooly.com/covid?fbclid=IwAR1m9dMaJEmfZTnoPThRCyLLQZKllDvyre_EgLmgGrdi41eimRGdaWJDA2o 2 weeks of Senor Wooly PRO to every single Spanish teacher who wants one. Any Spanish teacher can request the free 2 weeks, whether you’re new to Wooly, an expired user, or even if you just want to tack 2 extra weeks onto your active subscription.
Seppo https://seppo.io/effective-and-fun-distance-learning/ Create online game lessons for any subject and age group. You can turn any lesson into an engaging game with Seppo gamification tool. Leverage the benefits of active learning and multimedia devices, and teach well also when you can’t be in the same physical space with your students. Students play with their mobile phones or tablets, anywhere. You create and monitor the games with your laptop, where ever you are. With Seppo you’ll be able to keep a close eye on your students’ performance and provide them real time guidance. Full version available, also access to our content library with 4000 games created by teachers.
SEPUP https://sepuplhs.org/ Free science simulations, scientist profiles, and other digital resources for middle school science and high school biology. No log in required. Always Free
Seterra Geography https://online.seterra.com/en/p/corona-support
SFUSD Mathematics http://www.sfusdmath.org/ In preparation for possible school closures, SFUSD has produced 10 days of activities teachers can choose to assign students to complete at home. All Elementary lesson plans and student pages (both English and Spanish versions) are Google Docs that you can access using the button below. The activities are available to all under the Creative Commons Attribution License. Free
Shmoop https://finance.yahoo.com/news/shmoop-offers-free-access-education-190000022.html
Showbie https://www.showbie.com/ For our Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: We are providing free additional licenses to cover all your staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020. For our Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: We are providing free additional licenses to cover all your staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020.
Shurley English https://www.shurley.com/ The Shurley English program for grades K-8 provides a clear, logical, and concrete approach to language arts. Students grasp and retain even the most challenging concepts. Shurley English utilizes all learning styles and provides a logical connection between grammar, skills, and writing. The Shurley English Digital Edition will be offered to teachers and students for free. This offer includes complete video instruction for each lesson through our Shurley English Digital Assistant: SEDA. No code required.
Sight Reading Factory https://www.sightreadingfactory.com/ Free Service Through June 30th
Simple Living. Creative Learning https://simplelivingcreativelearning.com Lots of free (and some paid) printables and resources for homeschooling through to upper elementary as well as simple living and wellness resources. Lots of free educational printables and activities.
SimpleK12.com ttps://simplek12.lpages.co/covid19/?cc=p5 Free eLearning and PD Free eLearning Professional Development to keep teachers productive. ALSO: Free training series on how to transition to a virtual classroom/teacher virtually.
Slido Education https://blog.sli.do/slido-for-education/
Smart Learning Suite https://go.smarttech.com/distancelearning SMART Learning Suite Online enables students to connect remotely to live lessons delivered by teachers and engage in real-time with lesson activities. Free Access for the rest of the school year.
SmartMusic https://www.smartmusic.com/ Free Service Through June 30th
SmokeSCREEN/https://www.smokescreengame.org/play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games https://www.smokescreengame.org/ SmokeSCREEN is a videogame developed to address smoking/vaping prevention with data supporting its efficacy. It addresses the range of challenges that young teens face, with a dedicated focus on youth decision-making about smoking and vaping (conventional cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, flavored tobacco products), and includes strategies for both smoking prevention and cessation. It uses principles of character development and social and emotional learning to impact health outcomes in adolescents. **FREE to access through our website (above), go to “Request Access” AND FREE to download from both the App Stores!
Smore Magazine https://www.smoremagazine.com/product/smore-magazine-subscription-digital/ We are a print and digital STEM magazine for ages 9+. Smore is available to children through schools and libraries all over the world. To keep STEM learning going for children who are stuck at home due to the coronavirus outbreak, we are offering a Free Annual Subscription to Smore Digital (6 issues) until March 31st, 2020 with the use of code FREESMORE. Coupon Code: FREESMORE
Expiry: 03/31/2020
Snapplify https://engage.snapplify.com/?fbclid=IwAR3UnFHIjN5YHUc7uioOiTSggYuf0xtDrv3RUcO8ziQAyVWUT5PUm9SGT4g Snapplify offers a library of 50 000+ free e-books. Teachers can sign up for free and also claim exclusive teacher benefits. Excellent to send free e-books to your kids and get them to read while they are at home! You can also share your resources on the platform. Easily integrates with Microsoft / Google for education. Free
Socrative https://socrative.com/blog/news/covid-19-complimentary-showbie-pro-socrative-pro-for-schools-moving-to-distance-learning/ For our Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: We are providing free additional licenses to cover all your staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020. For our Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: We are providing free additional licenses to cover all your staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020.
SoftChalk https://info.softchalk.com/extended-softchalk-cloud-trial?utm_campaign=General&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=84696227&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_-QN-mTB9rECV4taVu2-P2sxaMkJMLOzdz6xsgivGr3behrB1tWRBehHfNR-XnWiPOPQPdpHnM7A11LuXvvVeeLzRAjA&_hsmi=84696227 SoftChalk is offering free access to SoftChalk Cloud from now through May 31, 2020 to anyone who may need it to quickly and easily create online lessons and course materials for delivery to students.
Solfeg.io https://help.solfeg.io/hc/en-us/articles/360006637818-How-to-teach-your-music-class-online- Free Forever Plan today to empower teachers with resources
Spellingcity.com Spellingcity.com Spellingcity.com is free right now with code VSCFree90
Spider Learning https://www.spiderlearning.com/coronavirus Spider Learning’s offers a comprehensive Middle School curriculum of Grade 6-8 and Algebra 1 courses. Each course is comprised of a full year of standards-aligned instructional content and can be imported into the school’s LMS or set up through the Classroom Command Center. This platform presents Pre-Tests in every lesson that automatically generate custom playlists for each student. As the students work, the teacher can monitor their progress and performance in real time and intervene where needed to keep their students on track. Two options that are free for the rest of the 19-20 school year for schools impacted by the coronavirus:1) Import of content into the school’s existing LMS (Schoology, Canvas, Blackboard, etc.) 2) Content presented through the Classroom Command Center tool.
SplashLearn https://support.splashlearn.com/hc/en-us/articles/360044282794-How-SplashLearn-can-help-you-manage-your-class-effectively-during-Coronavirus-outbreak SplashLearn is a curriculum-aligned learning program that covers kindergarten to grade 5 math skills through engaging games. It’s available on iOS, Android and web. By signing up for a SplashLearn free-for-life teacher account, you can ensure your students continue learning even when they are not in class. Any practice assignment or assessment you assign to your students can be accessed at home for free through laptops, iPads or smartphones.
Stanford Online High School https://ohs.stanford.edu/how Online resources + webinar series for moving classrooms online. Video guides and a webinar series.
Starfall https://www.starfall.com/h/ Starfall.com is a powerful tool that provides hours and hours of engaging educational content for pre-school and grade school kids. It uses animation and sound to engage children in the learning process. Always free
STEMSCOPES https://stemscopes.com/resources/stemscopes_online_access_during_covid_19_school_closings.pdf?utm_source=All+STEMscopes+Users+March+2020&utm_campaign=7553a915d4-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_10_04_50&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_983a091b45-7553a915d4-382976285
ST Math www.stmath.com/coronavirus ST Math is an award-winning visual instructional program for grades K through 8. Our offer is no-cost access to ST Math for parents, schools, and districts.”
StoryBoard https://www.storyboardthat.com/ Free Access Until 4/15/2020
StoryJumper https://www.storyjumper.com With StoryJumper, any K-12 student can become a Published Author of a hardcover book that is delivered to their home. They’ll have a great time showing their classmates their published book when school is back in session! Write, collaborate, illustrate, and narrate books online for free: storyjumper.com/prices
Storyline Online https://www.storylineonline.net/ The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Always free.
Students 4SC: Online Editorial Writing Internship https://students4sc.org/argumentative-writing-hybrid-internship/ An online internship and course on writing op-eds. All fees waived.
Studies Weekly https://support.studiesweekly.com/hc/en-us/articles/360002948094-How-to-Get-a-Free-Online-Trial?utm_campaign=Weekly%20Newsletter&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=84720488&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8xL-q8vuzVRVGzzlfpPVSdHxN5j8JZ_sYxCMNJzC3UBr18K-sblh_3yk1Jn9-YxcpXHrLfD7epqtyFbYrNTbLFcHhmFA&_hsmi=84720488 Great reader for students – primarily social studies Access to all products
StudyIB https://studyib.net/ Science and Mathematics revision for IB students Free courses in Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Math Studies.
Studyladder https://www.studyladder.com/ This site provides ELA, Math, Science and other areas of study for kinder through 6th grade. Usually it is free unlimited at school and they can do three activities at home, unless a parent subscribes. The email I just got says they will do unlimited at home for students with a school set up login and password and if parents register for an account.
Swivl www.swivl.com/swivl-live Video for virtual learning and team collaboration Pro Cloud Subscription – free until June 2020 (normally $75 per year)
Sworkit https://app.sworkit.com/collections/kids-workouts Kid-friendly workouts — choose from Strength for Kids, Agility for Kids, Flexibility and Balance for Kids, Warm-Up for Kids, Cooldown for Kids, Stand Up and Move for Kids, OR create your own custom kid workout. Sworkit Kids workouts are always free. A parent will need to help get the child registered after completing their first workout, but even without a Sworkit membership the Kid Workouts can be accessed at no cost. For older students, we also offer free access to Sworkit through our Sworkit Youth Initiative. A teacher simply needs to complete the form on this page and we will provide full, free access for the entire school: https://sworkit.com/youth-initiative
Sutori https://www.sutori.com/ Sutori is a collaborative presentation tool for the classroom for all age groups and content areas. It provides the ideal canvas for assignments and lesson plans. Free Subscriptions
Tailor-ED https://www.tailor-ed.com/
Teach All About It https://teachallaboutit.school/computer-science-classes-vs-coronavirus-covid-19/ Lots of offers. Click on the link.
Teachers Grow www.teachersgrow.com Storybook read alouds, model lesson videos, activity ideas and training webinars for teachers.
TeachingTextbooks https://www.teachingtextbooks.com/ Math program for grades 3-12 First 16 lessons free with free trial.
TechSmith https://discover.techsmith.com/remote-techsmith/ Our screen recording tool, TechSmith Snagit, and our asynchronous collaboration platform, TechSmith Video Review, will be provided for free through the end of June 2020 to any organization that needs it.
Tes Blendspace https://www.tes.com/lessons
The Choices Program https://www.choices.edu/ Choices develops innovative U.S., World History, and Current Issues curriculum for secondary school students. It is available in print or a web-based platform. – more than 1,700 short, accessible videos with scholars and practitioners addressing a wide variety of topics related to our curriculum (but can be used independently of the curriculum with no account or logins required) https://www.choices.edu/videos/
The Concord Consortium https://learn.concord.org A collection of hundreds of free K-12 STEM resources, from standalone models and simulations to short activities and weeklong sequences of curriculum materials. Always free.
The Good and the Beautiful https://www.goodandbeautiful.com/ There is free homeschool curriculum out there, but nothing like this! We offer free course sets (Levels 1–5) that combine and thoroughly cover phonics, reading, writing, spelling, literature, grammar, punctuation, art, and geography—all in one easy-to-use, beautiful course. Always free.
The Guild of Scenic Artists https://www.scenicguild.org/the-scenic-route/ Articles with techniques, products, and industry information geared towards educating the Scenic Artist A number of the articles have been made accessible to non-members so that educators can use them during class prep.
The Language Professor https://forms.gle/7YTfKtGrb1dE3gqv8 Online Tutoring Company (English, Reading, Writing, ESL) The Language Professor, LLC is offering 1/2 hour of free tutoring in English, ESL, reading, writing, phonics, TOEFL, IELTS and more (ages 4-100)
The New York Times Learning Network https://www.nytimes.com/section/learning The mission of The Learning Network is to help people teach and learn with The New York Times. The Learning Network publishes about 1,000 teaching resources each school year, all based on using Times content — articles, essays, images, videos, graphics and podcasts — as teaching tools across subject areas. These resources include lessons of the day, writing prompts, picture prompts, news quizzes, student contests, and more. With features like the daily Student Opinion question, thousands of teenagers each week join a global conversation on topics from politics to pop culture. All of our activities for students, including our daily writing prompts, daily lesson plans, weekly news quizzes, What’s Going On in This Picture?, What’s Going On in This Graph?, Film Club, and more are all free – and they’ve always been free!
The OT Toolbox https://www.theottoolbox.com/ On The OT Toolbox, there are many free resources designed to build skills in children through movement and play. Many related services will be halted for children over the next weeks (occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, etc.) Parents are seeking resources and strategies to help their children move and play in a way that helps them achieve their goals. All of the resources are free. More are being added today.
The Science Spot https://sciencespot.net/Pages/classhome.html Take-home science projects that can be completed with or without Internet access; other resources useful in eLearning. All the resources on the site are available free of charge.
ThinkIB https://www.thinkib.net/ IB teaching and learning resources Free trial of all subject sites for closed schools
Thrively http://www.thrively.com/classroom
Times Tables Rock Stars https://www.ttrockstars.com/page/covid19support We are offering affected schools free full access to Times Tables Rock Stars – our platform for multiplication and division – throughout any school closure*.
Toddle Learning Library www.toddleapp.com PYP e-schooling; free planning space and free top quality PYP resources PYP unit planning, resources; classroom ideas, sample units, and sample learning experiences
TopHat https://tophat.com/covid-19-response/ Top Hat is a student engagement platform that professors use inside and outside of the classroom. Top Hat provides a lecture tool that tracks attendance, asks questions, features interactive slides, and manages classroom discussions. We’re making the Top Hat platform free of charge for professors and students who have current, active classes, to complete their semester.
Turnitin https://www.turnitin.com/static/revision-assistant-walkthrough/ An online writing tool that you can access for FREE to help mitigate any gaps in your writing instruction and practice. It’s called Revision Assistant and offers almost 200 writing prompts that can be used in grades 6-12. As your students write, they can get immediate automated feedback which will help them revise and improve. We have a 60-day absolutely free trial that you can access here: https://go.turnitin.com/l/45292/2018-08-07/bgyfwq.
Twig Education https://www.go.twigeducation.com/covid19-us
Twinkl https://www.twinkl.com/blog/how-to-utilise-twinkl-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown-a-guide-for-schools?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=corona
Tynker https://mailchi.mp/tynker/in-support-of-schools-facing-health-related-closure
Typing Club https://www.typingclub.com/ Always free.
Typing.com https://www.typing.com/ Always free.
Tyto Online https://www.tytoonline.com/ Next Generation Science video game focused on middle school where students directly engage in science phenomena as they solve problems. Free 60-day trial; if we need to extend longer for teachers impacted by COVID-19 school services, we’ll make sure it’s available throughout this school year.
Unite for Literacy https://www.uniteforliteracy.com/ Free texts for primary students to read. It also has the option for students to click on the words and have the text read to them. This website is always free, but offers different emergent texts for students to read.
Unlock Math http://www.unlockmath.com/ UnLock Math offers online math curriculum for grades 6-12. Anyone who signs up for our 14 day free trial due to school closures and emails us at matthew@unlockmath.com will have their trial extended to 3 weeks (possibly longer depending on circumstances). Families are free to sign up as many children as needed.
Unsilence https://www.unsilence.org/ Through storytelling, the arts, and serious games, Unsilence creates highly-interactive, research-based learning experiences that help communities learn about social injustice, human rights, and genocide. Our experiences help learners bridge perspectives, break down ingrained stigmas, and build collective empathy and understanding. Unsilence is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Unsilence’s online interactive features are FREE to use and include choose-your-own-pathway stories, webquests, human rights poetry and stories, interactive exhibitions, and companion education resources.
Verso http://versolearning.com/ Verso is an online resource designed for K-12 teachers to maximize impact. … Verso’s suite of pedagogical focused tools, exemplar activities, strategies and structures have been designed to support teachers in addressing the challenge of engaging and re-engaging students more deeply in their learning. In response we’re making Verso FREE for the next 6 weeks to support you and your colleagues during these uncertain times.
Vidcode https://about.vidcode.com/lovemyvidcode/2020/3/9/in-support-of-schools-facing-health-related-closure?fbclid=IwAR0BvW4KVBRN6rb4tTC4F-poF61Uco1hBlttmme6A2m7uBtMEqXIhBls_CM
ViewSonic https://www.viewsonic.com/us/distance-learning
Voces Digital https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfFMmM7_zihW0rQtgTav9vY2osJWviPYNWvPnJGM6M7qdwo7Q/viewform
Vooks https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation 1 Year Free Trial for All Teachers / 1 Free Month for Parents
Vroom App https://www.vroom.org/ Free educational tips and science explanation for parents of children 0 to 5 available by app, text, and printables. Always free.
Wakelet https://wakelet.com/wake/3af73ea4-a652-4e38-934d-765aefe0f35b
We Video https://www.wevideo.com/education
Wiley https://secure.wiley.com/COVID19OpenWPAccess?HootPostID=0bd3f1b8-22fb-485c-863a-7d075e021951&Socialprofile=knewton&Socialnetwork=linkedin We are now offering FREE access to our courseware, WileyPLUS or Knewton Alta for the duration of this spring semester.
Wizer.me wizer.me Make your worksheets interactive, get instant access to 500,000+ fully customizable worksheets, save time with automatic grading, and build beautiful worksheets with audio recording, video, draw in and much more! Always free.
Writing Legends https://www.writinglegends.com/ As part of our Assistance for Schools response to Coronavirus we have accelerated our release of Writing Legends to US schools and will be providing the program completely free of charge through to 31 July 2020. The regular price is $11.50 (USD) per student.
Wonderopolis.org http://wonderopolis.org/ Short videos and readings that answers various burning questions for students. There are vocabulary challenges and comprehension questions. Free
World101 https://world101.cfr.org/ World101 from the Council on Foreign Relations offers a growing library of multimedia resources that explain international affairs and foreign policy issues for students through entertaining and interactive storytelling. Free
XtraMath https://xtramath.org/#/home/index Free
Yaca Paca https://blog.yacapaca.com/2020/03/02/yacapaca-free-coronavirus-pandemic-2/ Yacapaca.com is the leading formative assessment service for schools in the UK, and for British International Schools. All Coronavirus-hit schools are entitled to a free, unrestricted account.
Vizzle home.govizzle.com Vizzle offers 15,000+ interactive lessons, differentiation, and automatic data collection. 30-day free access for parents
Youth Code Jam bit.ly/YCJfree Youth Code Jam hosts Texas’ largest family coding events and supports events in 92 schools in 37 Texas cities. We create bilingual, hands-on computational thinking and coding activities perfect for brain breaks or concept learning. Free bilingual, hands-on coding activities for K-8 that can be used in school or at home, teaching basic computational thinking and computer science concepts. Adventure Mode helps drive student-centered learning.
Webroom Education https://Webroom.net Free Virtual Classroom Room for Live Online Classes A virtual classroom
Zearn https://www.zearn.org/ Top-rated K-5 curriculum builds deep understanding and a love of learning math for all students Always free.
Zinc Reading Labs https://www.zinclearninglabs.com Zinc has a suite of online literacy tools for 6th-12th grade students. They offer differentiated authentic articles, vocabulary games, and close reading instruction. Their Reading Sprints are great for self-paced long-term assignments. Zinc is offering free use for all students and
teachers impacted by coronavirus closures. Licenses will go through
July 2020.
Zoom https://blog.zoom.us/wordpress/2020/02/26/zoom-commitment-user-support-business-continuity-during-coronavirus-outbreak/