COVID-19: Family & Student Resources

Educating Through Crisis

The Community Educators Network recognizes the importance of providing interactive educational opportunities to for students in and out of the classroom. This page contains distance learning tools and materials for families during the COVID-19. You will find resources organized according to grade level and subject type. Enjoy!

Families Distance Learning Toolkit

While schools are closed, many families may choose supplement daily activities with online learning for their students. Families looking for some optional online learning support, may consider these free resources. Thanks to New Mexico PED for this great resource!

 

Office of Civil Rights Short Webinar on Online Education and Website Accessibility

Parents, please review this short seven minute webinar on online education and website accessibility presented by the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights.

 

Take your kids on a virtual field trip!

Even being stuck at home, why not take a virtual field trip with your kids. This link includes virtual tours to farms, museums, national parks, and zoos! What better way to stimulate your children and yourselves by visiting these great sites online. If possible, consider casting your screen to the Television for a truly inspiring experience. 

Good morning, 
Buenos días:

We hope this finds you all well and in good spirits.  In addition to sharing a critical announcement with you today, we wanted to reach out and share some additional resources to support you, your children, your friends, and your communities’ ongoing well-being and engagement during this time.  Please review the information below and share widely with your networks and neighbors.

Esperamos que se encuentren bien y de buen ánimo. Además de comunicarles un anuncio muy importante hoy, queremos contactarlos para compartir unos recursos adicionales que intentan apoyarlos a ustedes, a sus hijos, y a sus amistades, al igual que al bienestar de sus comunidades durante este tiempo. Por favor revise la información a continuación y compártala ampliamente con sus redes de conocidos y con sus vecinos.

 

 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Today, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will sign an Executive Order to direct New Mexico public education to shift to a learn-at-home model as schools remain closed for the rest of the academic year.
Please read the full news release here: bit.ly/33UkxfV.

ANUNCIO IMPORTANTE

El Departamento de Educación de Nuevo México (PED) se trasladará a un modelo de aprendizaje en el hogar mientras las escuelas siguen cerradas por el resto del año escolar.
Por favor vea el comunicado de prensa de la Oficina de la Gobernadora Michelle Lujan Grisham aquí: bit.ly/33UkxfV.

Early Childhood Social Development & Emotional Support
Check out this comprehensive list of resources for ensuring the healthy growth and development of young children.

Desarrollo social y apoyo emocional para la infancia temprana
Consulte esta lista completa de recursos para asegurarse de que sus hijos pequeños estén creciendo y desarrollándose saludablemente.  

Resources for Engaging Children at Home
Please visit the PED website for information, quick links, friendly guidance, and more!  The PED site also has information about school closures, meal distribution, and community resources.  In addition, we have attached some guidance on communicating with children about COVID-19 for your reference.

Recursos para involucrar a los niños en el hogar
Por favor visite el sitio web de PED para obtener información, enlaces rápidos, orientaciones amigables ¡y mucho más! El sitio web de PED también contiene información sobre el cierre de las escuelas, la distribución de comidas, y recursos comunitarios. Además, como referencia, hemos incluído materiales orientativos sobre cómo comunicarse con sus niños respecto al coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).

 

As always, please continue to visit www.NewMexico.gov for the latest updates and access to a wide range of resources.

Como siempre, por favor continúe visitando el  www.NewMexico.gov  (https://cv.nmhealth.org/spanish/) para obtener las noticias más recientes y accesar una variedad de recursos.

Well wishes,
Con los mejores deseos,

 Zach Chavez
Civic Outreach Coordinator
NM Public Education Department