Free Online Learning Resources For Schools Affected by Coronavirus/COVID-19
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- 25 Free Resources from Discovery Education
- 3D Modelmaking
- 4 Web Based Tools to Record Your Voice
- 45 Web Tools for Education
- 5 Things students want teachers to know about online learning
- 50 Sites and Apps for Digital Storytelling
- 6 Web Tools to Edit Pictures without Installing any Software
- 8 Apps to Prepare You for Your Next Presentation or Webmeeting
- A to Z Web Tools
- Anti-Bulling Awareness Apps
- Apps for Story Telling
- Bucket List of On Line Ed Resources
- Checkbook Videos
- China Apple Factory
- Circus Posters
- Classroom Schedule
- Creating Charts and graphs
- CTE Frameworks on state standards
- Demand for Computer Science Classes Grows, Along With Digital Divide
- DYMO/MIMIO Content Packs
- Favorite resources for students and educators
- Free Alternatives to Fee Based Software
- Free Coding Instruction Codecademy
- Free Site to Learn Coding
- Google Advance Search
- Google Maps
- Great Sites for Classroom Use
- Historic Items
- Homework: Jazz it up with technology
- How To Do Your Banking
- How to grow a textbook
- Interesting Web Sites
- Internet Safety – World’s Simplest Online Policy
- K12 HOTSPOTS on the Web
- Keyboarding sites
- Language Translator
- Learning Page
- Lesson Plans
- Letter from Santa to Teachers
- Library Resources
- Math Resources on the Web
- Math Site
- More Engineering Resources for K12 Educators and Students
- Music Notation
- NFPA Fluid Power Challenge
- Online PD Destinations
- Photo Editing
- Search Engines
- September 11 Resources
- Special Sites to Tour
- Surfing Techniques with Google
- Teach a lot of content using free resources while teaching kids to make real money!
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- The Basics of the Binary Code
- The obituary of the student desk: 1887-2013
- The power of Industry
- Tinker Cad
- Tiny House Movement
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- Top-notch Educational Videos – Elementary
- Translate and speak
- Valentines Day Activities
- Video Page
- Video Resources
- Voki – Voice Over
- Warehouse Summer Art Project 2012
- Websites Educational
- Websites Interests and Hobbies
- Websites Teacher Development
- Wen 2.0 Sites for Education
- Widespread 3D Printing in Classrooms Still a Decade Out
- You Tube Help
- Stop Video
- Stop Motion Video
- Fractions Calculator / Decimal to Fraction Calculator
- Green Screen by DoInk
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- E-Learning Careers Class
Free Online Learning Resources For Schools Affected by Coronavirus/COVID-19
123 Homeschool for ME
Free printable worksheets and educational activities, arranged by grade or subject.
Purple Mash, designed for children aged 3-11, offers tools for coding, animation, publishing, art and also applications for math, spelling and grammar, e-books and more.
3P Learning provides learning resources for schools and families, with topics such as mathematics, spelling, literacy, and science.
Absolute, provider of network security solutions, is offering free access to Application Persistence for VPN for all of its Visibility and Control tier customers through August 31, 2020.
Accessibyte Online is offering free access to its cloud platform of apps for blind, low vision, deaf and reading impaired students.
ActivEd, Inc. offers Walkabouts, standards-aligned web-based lessons for pre-K to second-grade students that integrate movement with language arts, math, and reading content. The Walkabouts platform is temporarily available at no cost to any classrooms impacted by school closures and remote learning needs.
This web-based reading platform aims to help students read deeply and think critically, offering thousands of texts and instructional aids in ELA, Science, and Social Studies.
British educator Russell Tarr offers tools and resources for teaching history including interactive simulations, quizzes, and games. A one-month free trial is available on request due to school closures.
Adobe Connect is a web conferencing platform allowing collaboration via video, audio, screen-sharing, polls, chat, Q&A, document sharing and more. A free 90-day trial access is being provide through July 1st.
AdmitHub developed the first student communication platform powered by artificial intelligence, designed for higher education. To support the educational community and government institutions during the coronavirus pandemic, they are offering free access to the AdmitHub platform.
Age of Learning
Age of Learning provides schools closed due to the coronavirus with free home access for all affected families to digital education programs ABCmouse, Adventure Academy, and ReadingIQ. Programs serve students in preschool / pre-k, elementary school, and middle school.
Albert offers ELA, math and science learning resources for middle and high school, including advanced test preparation. Schools forced to shut down can get a free, extended pilot for as long as they are impacted.
The Mechanisms app allows students to learn and practice reaction mechanisms by moving and manipulating individual bonds and electrons. Alchemie is offering the Mechanism App for free from now until the end of the spring semester. June 30th
Aleph Beta’s videos aim to engage students in learning the Torah, and find meaning for 21st century life. Aleph Beta is temporarily offering free subscriptions with access to hundreds of educational videos, audios, and podcasts.
AMAZE is a free online resource that teaches about puberty, reproduction, relationships, sex and sexuality.
Amazon Future Engineer
Amazon Future Engineer is offering a virtual robotics program through partners CoderZ. The fully sequenced course accommodates age levels from second grade with block based coding to high school with text based coding. Amazon Future Engineer also is providing access to EarSketch, a free program that helps students learn to code through music.
American Chemistry Society
The American Chemical Society offers its ChemMatters magazine articles for high schoolers online. Biographies of chemists and historical articles are also available.
This free digital atlas of America uses online GIS to explore and visualize data with maps.
Aperture Education is offering a collection of free resources to support SEL, including downloadable strategies that educators can send to their students while they are out of school, professional development resources (such as the EdSERT Optimistic Thinking Guide), and additional resources for families.
Boost student engagement & fact fluency with this free multiplayer educational games, math games, language arts games, and more.
Ascend Math offers K12 math instruction providing an individual study plan for each student. Free service is offered from now until the end of April for schools new to Ascend Math.
The free Avaya Spaces provides a cloud meeting and team collaboration solution that enables people and organizations to connect and collaborate remotely. Voice and video conferencing for up to 200 participants available.
This is a free video series on how to teach science without the “overwhelm.”
Free online safety education for families.
Bark for 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.
Bedtime Math helps families introduce math as a fun part of their daily routine, like a beloved bedtime story.
BeED is a Finnish certified platform that provides curricular and teaching needs. Features include a mobile experiential learning app, multi-blocking Curriculum Builder and interactive mapping. BeED will extend its services to schools affected by Covid-19 with a complimentary free six months’ subscription to the mobile learning platform.
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 has been added.
Belouga is a free digital platform providing K-12 teachers and students with a personalized learning journey through connection, communication and collaboration with peers around the world.
Better Chinese, publisher of Mandarin curricula for students from pre-kindergarten to college, is offering free online access for schools and individuals. Better Chinese materials have been officially adopted by nine states in the United States and are used in 1400+ schools worldwide.
Big History Project
Big History Project is a free, online social studies course that emphasizes skill development such as writing and critical thinking, as students draw connections between past, present and future.
Black Box Education
Digital and interactive resources for drama, dance and theatre, with six free resource packs for digital, online schooling.
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. The company is offering free access to BlocksCAD for Education Premium for anyone in a closed school until the end of the school year.
Bloomz is opening their premium version for free through the semester to all schools.
Boardmaker is a collection of standardized picture symbols used for communication with students who are strong visual learners, including those with autism spectrum disorders, Down Syndrome, speech and language disorders, and behavioral disorders. A thematic series of units called Boardmaker Activities to Go are free, and ready to download, print, or copy.
Boor Creator is now offering 90 days free use of real-time collaboration feature, a premium feature usually only available with a paid subscription. Additionally, it provides a list of ideas for using Book Creator for remote learning.
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. New customers from schools that are closing can get free Ultimate subscriptions 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.
Educators can create student accounts before then directing them to engaging fiction, nonfiction and/or vocabulary-focused personalized writing activities in any subject. Enter instructions (with or without vocabulary), upload resources, and then share.
BrainPop is offering free, unlimited use of BrainPOP to any school closed due to the coronavirus during the period of their closure. BrainPOP offers animated movies, assessment resources, and creative tools for elearning, projects, homework and more.
Britannica Digital Learning
Britannica has made available LaunchPacks, for social studies and science, as emergency resources to every school in the U.S. Each Pack includes multimedia content curated by experts and educators, and helps teachers to support student-led inquiry through an interactive, engaging, and focused learning experience aligned to K-12 social studies and science curricula.
This is an online portfolio system that integrates with multiple LMS’s. Bulb digital portfolios is now providing free access to all schools for the rest of the year.
In order to assist schools experiencing closures due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the company is offering free Buncee Classroom accounts during the period of their closure. Buncee is a creation and presentation tool for students and educators to create interactive classroom content.
Digital archive of a variety of media produced about current events, public history and government. Bunk shows connection both spatially and across historic eras. Thoughtful articles explore the current Covid-19 pandemic in a historical context.
Provides free resources for Spanish teachers. With a free account, students and teachers can access videos, online activities, printable materials for the classroom, and sample units and audios of all books.
Always free for teachers to sign up and run an online course. Offers an online community of K12 and higher education teachers who share course templates and resources in a common repository.
CENTURY is offering free support to all schools closed due to the coronavirus outbreak, with access to thousands of CENTURY’s learning resources in English, math and science.
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. Free SEL lessons/activities and printables.
Offer multilingual, Chinese and Korean learning resources.
Beta site offering feedback on user-supplied math problems.
Chrome Music Lab
Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.
Early childhood development site to help parents learn and bond with their kids. Follow and interact with an expert instructor. Offering live free beta classes. Use code: homefun1
Cisco Webex is offering free video/meeting software usage.
Each lesson has a reading passage, videos, optional review questions, and self-graded practice questions. The lessons can be assigned to Google Classroom. Free School closure webinar: How to teach online and learn from home with CK-12
ClassDojo is a free tool for parent communication, sharing information, and portfolios, provide a platform for teachers to assign and students to complete and submit work online.
Grammar practice in free, printable short stories.
Beta site offers free access to its kid-friendly digital learning tools through April.
Free access to ClassHook Premium is offered to schools closed due to coronavirus.
Helps educators build and deliver assessments.
Free Classkick Pro School, for any school in need due to covid-19 related closings.
ClassMaster digitizes existing paper or computer-based teaching resources. 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.
Teachers use Classtag to communicate with parents and send lessons/assignments home
Classtime helps teachers make home-based learning effective with its interactive assessment solution. The company 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.
CMU CS Academy
Provides a free, online, interactive textbook for high school and middle school teachers to use to teach computer science in their classrooms.
Amazon Future Engineer offers free online virtual robotics & coding classes for any student or teacher affected by COVID-19 in the US.
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 Senior Mentors, all of whom are graduates of Ivy League and other top-tier universities.
“Use without account” option has vocabulary, grammar, listening activities and games in Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, and Latin.
Coursera for Campus
Available at no cost to any university impacted by coronavirus pandemic.
Cube for Teachers
Cube For Teachers is a free global community for educators to share OERs.
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 offers digital learning content—curriculum, lessons and on-demand content —that is free, open, and accessible to all.
DataClassroom is a web app that allows students in grades 6-12 to make graphs (line, bar, box plots, dot plots, etc.) and do basic statistical analysis. This activity uses data from the 1918 influenza pandemic to illustrate why schools are closing in an attempt to flatten the curve. 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.
Data Nuggets are free educational resources, co-designed by scientists and educators. 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.
Offering a free 3-month access to its domain-wide Pro Plan to all schools and institutions in view of COVID-19.
Hands-on projects are based on situations in STEM careers to help learners discover their passions and choose a pathway to a promising future.
Delta Math is a free website for teachers and students covering a wide range of math content from middle school through AP Calculus.
A non-profit site for left-leaning activism
A digital coach that supports parents to help their children grow in the early years. Devie recommends daily research-based activities parents can do at home with their little ones to keep them occupied, and support their learning. Free access in beta.
Digital Learning Academy
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 the coronavirus crisis.
Digital Theatre Plus
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 provides a complete online curriculum for pre-k to 12th grade. All main subjects are covered, plus extra curriculum courses. Curriculum is free to use and available worldwide.
Free access to Discovery Education Experience through the remainder of the school year is being offered to schools affected by coronavirus closings. Discovery Education has expanded its response to the Coronavirus pandemic to include professional learning and instructional supports
Ditch That Textbook
Provides 50 elearning activities, templates and tutorials
Reading game for grades 2-8 that combines strategy, engagement, and imaginative reading passages to create a fun, curriculum-aligned literacy game.
Dr. Roger’s Math Neighborhood
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.
Provides foreign language instruction. Free basic content
Large number of free resources dyslexia teaching and learning resources.
Ecree provides real-time feedback on the elements of foundational academy writing: argumentation, organization and analysis. Due to COVID-19 school closings, Ecree is offering all students free access to its interactive writing assistant software until May 31, 2020.
Scholastico is offering free Ecoballot election software to help educators do remote paperless elections.
EdConnect is a video messaging tool that brings the classroom environment online.
Edmentum is offering schools and districts subscriptions to its online academy and subscriptions to its online practice program. Email email@example.com and watch the recorded webinar to learn more.
Teachers, students, and parents can use Edmodo to communicate and continue education— for free—even when in-person learning isn’t possible.
Education Elements is providing K-12 leaders with open-ended learning and sharing opportunities, including free, real-time support that includes webinars, facilitated open dialogues, and 1:1 office hours to meet the diverse and unique needs of each community.
Education Galaxy provides online standards-aligned assessment for students to help prepare them for state testing. The company is offering free services to any school who doesn’t have its program and is experiencing a closure. It will be valid for the remainder of the school year and into the summer.
Education Perfect, which provides curriculum-aligned lessons and assessments across the subject areas, is offering free online access for schools closed due to coronavirus concerns.
Eduflow allows users to run online courses with things such as peer review and other learning activities. Free accounts available
Edulastic is an online k-12 assessment tool that allows teachers to make their own assessments and assignments or choose from over 35,000 pre-made assessments. Edulastic continues to offer free-forever teacher accounts. In response to COVID-19, the company is providing several Premium and Enterprise features for free until July 1, 2020.
Eduplanet21 is partnering with its authors to offer free virtual professional learning from now until June 30.
Edu-Together will be providing selected services including online courses, staff training and tech assistance “at cost” to any schools or students who are unable to attend school due to the Coronavirus.
Elementari will be streamlining the process for teachers (and parents) with up to 90 students to gain access to the entire Elementari platform at no cost. This will give access until end of May 2020 or until the school reopens.
Free full access to Emile games-based learning resources for any school affected by the coronavirus
Empatico is a free all-in-one platform for educators of students ages 6-11 to connect their classrooms with others around the world.
Epraise will be offering 30 days free access to its platform including Homework and Messenger optional features to ensure schools can stay connected in the event that they have to close.
Epic! provides online learning resources such as books, learning videos, quizzes & more. Free classroom access for all educators.
Offering Plus subscriptions to all Standard users, and its printable lessons on Pandemics and the coronavirus are also currently free for non-members.
EVERFI’s no-cost digital resources cover topics such as social emotional learning, STEM, financial literacy, career readiness, and health & wellness. Its standards-aligned resources have assessments embedded into them, enabling teachers to see measurable outcomes from student work in real-time.
Everydae SAT Prep
Everydae is an online SAT math prep program offering 10-minute micro lessons.100% free while schools are closed (normally $19/mo). Students should use the code HOMEPREP and sign up through this link http://bit.ly/2xrVchc.
The online mobile whiteboard app will be free due to coronavirus school closures.
Gizmos are online simulations that aim to excite curiosity and invite interaction. Over 400 Gizmos cover topics and concepts in math and science for grades 3-12. Gizmos free accounts feature 30+ free Gizmos after full-access trial is completed. Schools impacted by COVID-19 may receive extended pilots for support during this time.
Adaptive and individualized for grades 2-6, Reflex helps students master asic 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.
Science4Us covers Inquiry, Physical Science, Life Science and Earth & Space Science with lessons designed for K-2 students. 1000’s of online and offline activities 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.
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. All resources free with creation of online account
Instructors starting using FeedbackFruits tools to cope with COVID-19 will have free access until they can resume their regular teaching. Tools include activities for peer feedback, activating study material, interactive classrooms, and discussion.
Firefly is granting free access to its LMS platform for affected schools until the end of the upcoming term.
Free resources for AP students include live reviews, live trivia, and study guides.
Flat for Education is a cloud-based music notation software. Free access to its full product until the end of school year.
To help support teachers, students, and parents during school closures, Flinn Scientific is making available resources for science education, including access to WhiteBox Learning, FlinnPREP, and Digital Dissection. Also available will be: Video labs, along with accompanying teacher and student guides; more than 40 easy-to-implement activities that use commonly available materials; and video-based lab experiments conducted by Flinn’s scientific staff and broadcast online with scientists available to answer questions.
Floop is a web-based tool for providing teacher and peer feedback on digital and paper-based work. It’s an English language based app designed for 5-12th grade students.
Fluency & Fitness
Fluency & Fitness® helps 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. The company is offering its subscription website free for parents to use at home during the school closures.
Free Access to the E-Learning options for 21 days.
FluentKey helps language teachers make listening meaningful by turning real-life videos into an interactive game. They have hundreds of videos in Chinese, English, French, and Spanish. FluentKey Pro for one month using the code StaySafe on fluentkey.com/plans
Follett Destiny® solution provides a continuation of learning to home-bound students with Destiny video tutorials, forums and instructions for accessing Destiny Discover® from home in Follett Community. Additionally, the company will waive the cost for Follett Classroom Ready Collections through June 30, 2020. Follett is also partnering with Weigl Publishers, Inc. to offer Lightbox, a PreK-12 interactive ebook platform, and AV2 World Languages, a K-3 ebook program, free of charge to schools worldwide through June 30.
Formative enables teachers to build their own assessments and assignments, or pull and customize “formatives” from its library of thousands of pre-made materials. Educators can always sign up for free accounts. In addition, the company is donating FREE School Premium to teams that may need to teach virtually.
Freckle.com has a free level access where students in K-8 can access Freckle for free.
Free Math allows collecting digital assignments from students and enables quick grading by grouping similar student work on each question.
WISDOM LMS (Learning Management System) is offering Free & Unlimited Student & Faculty License for the remainder of the 2019/2020 year.
A platform where anyone can find or create their own simple learning games. Free for schools.
Create presentations, infographics, and more in seconds. Premium templates now available for free.
Gimkit is a quiz learning game for students and teachers, created and maintained by students. Use the Gimkit dashboard to view student progress and earnings and additional formative data. The company is offering to extend the limit of free kits and allow users to keep all additional kits made.
GoNoodle® offers movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. Available for free at school, home.
14 Day Free Trial
Multiple Products for free
Educational software that combines standards-aligned lessons, bite-sized games & activities, and class management tools to make the most of teaching with interactive witeboards. Teacher subscription is free.
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.
hand2mind has launched a new website focused on K–5 students, which offers free daily lessons and activities created and delivered by teachers.
Hawkes offers adaptive online learning modules with instructional content and videos, interactive practice with tutoring and feedback, and mastery-based homework assessments. Courses include 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.
Over 7,000 free videos in 13 subject areas. Users create a free account and create customized playlists.
Early learning program offers free trial
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
HMH is offering free access to numerous resources, including free at-home learning activities as well as free curriculum access.
iCivics, inc. is a non-profit organization in the United States that provides free educational online games and lesson plans to promote civics education and encourage students to become active citizens.
Ideas Roadshow’s IDBP Portal
An IB-specific database of reliable video and print resources for both teachers and students in the Diploma Programme, currently offering one month free for all resources.
Free online access to iComputer’s Learn Programming and Computational Thinking resources. Pupils can work through activities and exercises online at home. Free access to all services for schools affected by school closure due to coronavirus
Free mini-courses in subjects such as research, blockchain, e-safety, virtual reality and more.
Making its Impero Education Pro web-based software free for the remainder of the school year to districts that do not already have remote monitoring software in place.
InThinking promotes development of high quality educational resources which incorporate cutting-edge ideas, encourage independent thinking, and help students to prepare effectively for exams. One month free access to any InThinking DP Subject Site
Free printable K-8 math and reading packets for students
IXL is built on four key components: comprehensive K-12 curriculum, a Continuous Diagnostic, personalized guidance, and real-time analytics. Free IXL access for 90 days is offered in addition to a free webinar series with strategies for at-home learning, plus implementation resources and videos to help plan for school closures.
Offer free educational videos and other teaching and learning resources.
JoVE publishes peer-reviewed scientific video protocols to accelerate biological, medical, chemical and physical research. Watch our scientific video articles. JoVE will provide all of its education video content free to use in STEM teaching efforts through June 15th.
Digital and Print technology lessons for grades k-5. Three weeks of free access to 18 technology lessons and activities plus a PDF download for printable tech activities.
KET’s PBS Learning Media
Videos, games, lesson plans and supplemental materials can be searched by grade level, subject area, keyword and standard. PBS Learning Media’s Google Classroom integration makes it easy to share resources.
Khan Academy Kids
Khan Academy Kids is a free online education program for children ages 2 – 7. the 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. Always free, no ads, no subscriptions, with an offline version available for when internet access is difficult.
Access Kids Discover’s library of science and social studies material on any device, at any time, for one low price. The company is offering schools and school districts special access to Kids Discover Online through the end of June, 2020.
Educators (or parents with kids at home) who want to teach building, engineering and design, and coding without an actual robot, KinderLab Robotics is offering its “No KIBO? No Problem!” booklet for free.
Traditional textbooks, adapted to digitally consumable text with video examples, 3D models and practice tests. Kognity offers any school in coronavirus lock-down territory that’s not yet a Kognity user, access for free during the lockdown period.
Kokomo Solutions, Inc.
COVID19Tracker™ provides tracking, management and reporting of the coronavirus for communities, schools, healthcare systems, manufacturing, etc. Free access to COVID19Tracker™ that provides incident management, mobile reporting and situational awareness mapping software to track and report the coronavirus during the outbreak.
Krispii is a learning and teaching platform that provides learning resources 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.
LabsLand is providing free access to all of its laboratories until summer 2020.
Lalilo is an online literacy program built by teachers for teachers and their students. Students work on adaptive exercises in phonics, word recognition, and comprehension.
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 has many Free Sample resources including low tech communication boards, visual supports, articulation games, math, and books and activities to address literacy skills.
LessonSpeak offers curriculum and training for teachers who teach English online as freelancers. 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.
Free Overdrive app for digital books and audio books. Access through libraries.
Rosen-LightSail is a cross-curricular, digital literacy platform that provides books to students from its 6000+ text library. The company is currently providing licenses to schools and families impacted by COVID-19 closings.
Loom is work communication tool that helps users create instantly shareable video. Capture your screen, record your front-facing camera, and narrate it all at once, then share with a simple link. Loom Pro will be free for teachers and students at K-12 schools, universities, or educational institutions.
Featuring graphic organizing and mind mapping, Lucidchart is a cloud-based tool to make learning visual and collaborative. 10 free Lucidcharts
Lucidpress is a cloud-based tool for creating documents such as infographics, posters, magazines, and school newspapers. 10 free Lucidpress docs.
Lumen Learning uses open educational resources (OER) to provide course materials that replace expensive textbooks in 50+ general education college courses. Lumen OER courseware includes Waymaker personalized learning course materials, OHM online homework system for math and other quantitative subjects. the company is sharing its no cost offer to help faculty transition to online.
Macbeth Academy is a non-profit organization that offers K-12 Gifted and Talented homeschool courses for credit, with courses through AP level. They provide free education resources, free video tutoring services, and free PD workshops for families and education professionals
Maged – School App
Quickly, securely and from any PC send regular and urgent messages to Parent/Students for free via this app. Free extended trial with a No-Cost price plan after that. App demo here http://maged.cc/demo
Offering free access to free, virtual, live webcasts for art/drawing lessons for students needing to work from home during this period.
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
Automated online math tutor, like a Google for math. Enter your math problem or search term, press the button, and it shows you the step-by-step work and answer instantly. 2nd grade through college.
Method Test Prep
Offering free access to its program for the remainder of the school year for any district not currently using our program, but experiencing closures due to the Coronavirus.
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 reading their work. 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?”
Minecraft: Education Edition
A game-based learning platform that aims to promote creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive digital environment.
Mrs. Evelyn Educates
Mrs. Evelyn Educates, LLC, is offering free reading, writing, and grammar support for all grade levels in addition to free mentoring during daytime hours.
MusicFirst Classroom is a comprehensive learning management system (LMS) for K-12 music education. The company is offering MusicFirst Classroom and the full suite of integrated software for free to any school during a closure.
Introductory and intermediate music theory lessons, exercises, ear trainers, and calculators. Free online content
Offering free, easy science for remote learning
National Geographic Learning for K-12
National Geographic Learning (a Cengage company) is providing all U.S. K-12 teachers with free access to its learning platforms and eBooks, and training and support for educators transitioning to online teaching.
National Emergency Library to Provide Digitized Books to Students, Public
Visit archive.org to sign up for free access.
A US-based company, that offers learning management systems for schools, universities, businesses, and entrepreneurs. Free for schools with up to 400 students.
New American History
Access to digital learning resources and tools developed by Dr Ed Ayer for American History/Geography/Current Events. Free
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 for a modest price.
NoRedInk is a free online curriculum that 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. Always free.
Noteflight is an online app that allows users to compose, view, and share music notation from any web browser. The company is offering those affected by coronavirus closures the ability to use Noteflight Learn with all students through June 30th.
Novel Effect provides music, sound effects, and character voices as users read aloud from print books (or ebooks). Aways free app
Offering affected schools free full access to NumBots– a platform that tackles addition, subtraction and number bonds – throughout any school closure.
Test prep for visual learners – no screen scribble, no tripod teachers, comprehensive content. Free enrollment for students, classes and districts.
ORIGO Education At Home
Collection of free math learning resources featuring weekly digital plans with activities and digitally accessible or downloadable resources.
Osmo’s new, free Projector App helps teachers project their real word notes onto a professional-looking, virtual blackboard.
Otus is a free LMS, Assessment Management, and Data Analytics platform designed for K-12 remote learning. The platform is free for an indefinite period of time for teachers, students, and families.
Offering live webinars for teachers, for free, to share strategies for successful online/ remote learning.
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.
PBS Learning Media
PBS LearningMedia is a free, PreK-12 digital media service available to educators nationwide, offering 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. Always free.
PebbleGo by Capstone
PebbleGo is a curricular content hub designed for K-3 students, with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities. Free access
PechaKucha helps teachers, students, and researchers create short, powerful talks that are engaging, memorable, and easy to share.
For the next 4 months, the company offers free use of all features in Peergrade.
PenPal Schools connects more than half a million students from over 150 countries to learn together through collaborative online projects. Teachers can assess student work and support student growth by providing customizable and personalized feedback. The company is offering free access to its programming to all teachers and schools affected by the virus.
Science Labs, always free
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.
Screen-free, ad-free audio streaming service 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.
An interactive, distance based learning software that allows instructors to imbed questions into videos. The basic account is free and it comes with access to a lesson library.
An online physics problem and video bank designed for conceptual, standard, honors or AP1 physics. All teacher and student accounts are free for the rest of the school year.
Prodigies – Music
Prodigies is a colorful music curriculum for kids 1-12 that teaches kids how to play their first instrument, how to sing in tune & how to understand the language of music. 21 days free.
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.
Quill.org offers online literacy, writing, grammar, and ESL/ELL resources for teachers and students. They are offering free access to their premium content through the end of the 2019-20 school year.
Always free for students and teachers.
Readorium is an adaptive reading in science program teaches nonfiction reading skills as it guides students through science books aligned to National & State Standards. The company is offering Readorium for free to schools for grade 3-8 students from now through the end of the school year.
ReadWorks is an online resource of research-based reading passages and lesson plans for students of all levels K-12. Always free.
Remind offers communication solutions for teachers, students and parents. A free Remind account lets educators create up to 10 classes with up to 150 people each. Always free.
Rethink Ed SEL is a comprehensive K-12 online platform that provides opportunities for students, teachers, administrative staff, and parents to develop social emotional skills. Rethink Ed will provide districts that are planning preventative health closures with a tool kit of webinars, whitepapers, tips and strategies for supporting the community. It will offer free access to its online Social Emotional Learning Suite through the remainder of the school year.
RiseUp! An American Curriculum
Music Based Spanish Learning. Providing free Teacher Pro upgrades to all subscribers impacted by school closures.
Rock Hall EDU
The company provides free classroom resources such as videos, playlists, essays, lesson plans, writing prompts, and more. 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.
Rozzy Learning Company
Rozzy offers project-based and career relevant lessons, and will be providing free teacher licenses during school closures.
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.
Schoology brings together a K-12 learning management system with assessment management to foster collaboration, and personalize learning. Offers free, basic version.
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.
SelfCAD is a 3D CAD cloud-based web application. The company is providing a free month of SelfCAD to students at home due to the school closures. Code is homeschool.
Offers free certified teaching resources with topics by subject and exam.
Two free weeks of Senor Wooly PRO available to every Spanish teacher who wants one.
Free science simulations, scientist profiles, and other digital resources for middle school science and high school biology. No log in required. Always free
In preparation for possible school closures, SFUSD has produced 10 days of activities teachers can assign students to complete at home. Free
For Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: The company is providing free additional licenses to cover all staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020. For Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: The company is providing free additional licenses to cover all staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020.
The Shurley English Digital Edition will be offered to teachers and students for free. This offer includes complete video instruction for each lesson through Shurley English Digital Assistant: SEDA. No code required.
Sight Reading Factory
Free Service Through June 30th
Smart Learning Suite
SMART Learning Suite Online enables students to connect remotely to live lessons delivered by teachers. Free Access for the rest of the school year.
Free Service Through June 30th
A print and digital STEM magazine for ages 9+, Smore is available to children through schools and libraries worldwide. the company is offering a Free Annual Subscription to Smore Digital (6 issues) until March 31st, 2020 with the use of code FREESMORE.
Snapplify offers a library of 50 000+ free e-books. Teachers can sign up for free and also share their own resources on the platform. Easily integrates with Microsoft / Google for education. Free
For Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: The company is providing free additional licenses to cover all staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020. For Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro school and district customers: The company is providing free additional licenses to cover all staff and students on Socrative Pro and Showbie Pro through July 31, 2020.
SoftChalk is offering free access to SoftChalk Cloud from now through May 31, 2020 to create online lessons and course materials for delivery to students.
Online music lesson plans. Free Forever Plan available
Spider Learning offers digital curriculum for blended learning, elearning and more.
The company will provide complimentary access to its Comprehensive Middle School Curriculum and our Algebra 1 Curriculum for the remainder of this school year for any school who closes their buildings to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus.
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 Offering SplashLearn free-for-life teacher account. Assignments can be accessed at home for free through laptops, iPads or smartphones.
Starfall.com uses animation and sound to engage children in the learning process. Always free.
ST Math is a visual instructional program for grades K through 8 offering is no-cost access to ST Math for any school or district impacted by health-related closures.
Free access until 4/15/2020.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creative illustrations. Always free.
This site provides ELA, Math, Science and other areas of study for children through 6th grade. Free unlimited access. The company is offering unlimited at home for students with a school set up login and password and if parents register for an account.
Is offering free access to all of Sumdog for the duration of a school closure (up until the start of the summer vacation).
Sutori is a collaborative presentation tool for the classroom for all age groups and content areas. Free subscriptions available.
Content-integration platform Symbaloo is offering its PRO version to all educators at no cost for the duration of the school closings caused by the coronavirus. Existing users can upgrade to PRO with no additional charge, and educators without existing accounts can sign up for free.
Lets teachers create differentiated lesson plans. Free basic accounts.
TCI’s Digital Social Studies and Science Curriculums
Free digital access to qualified schools and teachers until the end of the school year.
Teach All About It
Offering a five point plan for teachers and schools affected by coronavirus.
Math program for grades 3-12. First 16 lessons free with free trial.
The screen recording tool TechSmith Snagit and the asynchronous collaboration platform, TechSmith Video Review, will be provided for free through the end of June 2020 to any organization that needs it.
The Character Tree
The Character Tree is an online resource offering videos for 1st and 2nd grade students that use engaging discussions, real-life examples from history, and role modeling to teach character development and emphasize positive character traits. All lessons are standards-aligned and come with printable resources for students. It is free through June 30, 2020, and provides teachers with a way to share character education videos and downloadable resources with parents to use at home. Parents can sign up for their own free account if they are interested.
The Choices Program
Choices develops U.S., World History, and Current Issues curriculum for secondary school students. It is available in print or a web-based platform.
The Good and the Beautiful
Free homeschool curriculum with course sets (Levels 1–5) that combine and thoroughly cover phonics, reading, writing, spelling, literature, grammar, punctuation, art, and geography. Always free.
The OT Toolbox
Free resources designed to build skills in children through movement and play.
Times Tables Rock Stars
Offering affected schools free full access to Times Tables Rock Stars, its platform for multiplication and division – throughout any school closure.
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. The company is making the Top Hat platform free of charge for professors and students who have current, active classes, to complete their semester.
Offering full access to the entire Tynker curriculum and platform at no cost to schools dealing with coronavirus closures.
The TypeTastic School Edition is available for free until the end of June and offers more than 700 TypeTastic games and keyboarding activities.
Free access to its premium keyboarding, digital citizenship, and type code platform is available through the end of June to all new subscribing schools affected by coronavirus closings. Click here to sign up for a demo and request free premium access for your students.
Next Generation Science video game focused on middle school students. Free 60-day trial offered with the possibility of extension for schools affected by COVID-19/coronavirus closures.
UnLock Math offers online math curriculum for grades 6-12. Those who sign up for the 14-day free trial due to school closures can have their trial extended to 3 weeks, possibly longer depending on circumstances. Families are free to sign up as many children as needed.
Through storytelling, the arts, and serious games, Unsilence creates interactive, research-based learning experiences that help communities learn about social injustice, human rights, and genocide. 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.
Vernier Software & Technology is providing free remote learning solutions to keep students engaged in STEM during school closures. These free online resources include trials to Vernier Video Analysis™ and Pivot Interactives, the Vernier Physics with Video Analysis e-book and extended demo of the LoggerPro software needed to complete the experiments, Scratch coding activities, experiment content and access from ADInstruments and LabArchives, and more than 200 experiments with sample data covering a large range of subjects.
Verso’s suite of K12 online tools, exemplar activities, strategies and structures have been designed to support teachers in addressing the challenge of engaging kids deeply in learning. Verso is free for the next 6 weeks to support teachers and students during COVID-19/coronavirus closures.
Offering Vidcode’s full computer science curriculum and coding platform at no cost during COVID-19/coronavirus closures.
For schools currently closed because of COVID-19, offering full, free access to its Comprehensible Input-based language program until June 30, 2020.
One year free trial for all teachers/one month free for parents.
Free educational tips and science explanation for parents of children 0 to 5 available by app, text, and printables. Always free.
White House Historical Association
Virtual education resources for learners of all ages, including classroom resource packets, reading lists, virtual tours of the White House, videos, historical essays, and a digital library of White House.
Now offering free access to its courseware, WileyPLUS or Knewton Alta for the duration of this spring semester.
Will be providing the program completely free of charge through to 31 July 2020. The regular price is $11.50 (USD) per student.
Short videos and readings that answers various intriguing questions for students. There are vocabulary challenges and comprehension questions. Free
Helps kids master basic math. Free
Formative assessment service for schools in the UK, and for British International Schools. All Coronavirus-affected schools are entitled to a free, unrestricted account.
Youth Code Jam
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.
K-5 curriculum aims to build deep understanding and a love of learning math for all students. Always free.