Community-sourced resources for living, learning and staying connected online.

TitleCategoryAudienceWhat They're OfferingMore Information
Code AcademyOnline LearningAll Groups1YR Scholarships to Learning to Code10,000 scholarships to Codecademy Pro for free to high school and college students across the world for the rest of the school year.https://pro.codecademy.com/learn-from-home/Approved
Age of LearningOnline LearningKids Grades K-5Free access to ABCmouseoffering families at affected schools free at-home access to ABCmouse, a learning resource for ages 2 to 8; Adventure Academy, is open for students ages 8 to 13; and ReadingIQ, a digital library and literacy platform is available for children 12 and under.https://www.ageoflearning.com/Approved
Varsity tutorsOnline LearningKids Grades K-12Tutor led classeslive, online classes and educational resources for K-12 students. Students can receive more than 30 hours a week of live online instruction, with classes led by tutors with experience in the course topic and virtual learning. Core classes include math, reading, writing and science, while enrichment classes include topics such as history of the national parks and careers in sciencehttps://www.varsitytutors.com/virtual-school-dayApproved
Khan AcademyOnline LearningKids Grades K-12Online learning for all grade levelsArticle explaining how to use Khan Academy for students, teachers, and parentshttps://khanacademy.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360040167432-How-can-Khan-Academy-be-used-for-remote-learning-during-school-closuresApproved
Smithsonian Education GuideOnline LearningKids Grades 6-12Comprehensive courselist for tweens and teensSmithsonian Learning Activities Choice Board to introduce your learners to a sampling of recommended learning opportunities from across the Smithsonian in science, social studies, culture, and the arts. Includes hands-on and technology-enabled activities.https://s.si.edu/national-tweensteensApproved
Asian Art Museum MeditationMeditationAll GroupsM&F 12:15 to 12:45, T&TH 12:15 to 12:45 EDTLink to resource is a zoom conference at specific time: Online Meditation via Zoom: Meditation helps us build a relationship to a place of inner quietude. To contribute to a sense of calm in this uncertain time, we are offering free 30-minute online meditations four times each week led by DC-based meditation teachers, starting Monday, March 23. These free sessions are appropriate for all levels of practitioners. All are welcome! No previous experience is required.https://zoom.us/j/3405656016Approved
Visit Over 4,500 MuseumsVirtual ToursAll GroupsGoogle Virtual ToursThe Google Arts & Culture platform can also be used as a support for teachers as it brings historical information on cultural movements, materials, and texts related to the museums.https://artsandculture.google.com/search/streetviewApproved
Digital TheaterOnline LearningKids Grades 6-12Student engagement in theaterFree for the rest of the year. 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.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.https://www.digitaltheatreplus.com/educationApproved
National Parks TourVirtual ToursAll GroupsVirtual experience National ParksTours of national parks in the U.S. https://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/parksApproved
NASA Glenn Research CenterVirtual ToursAll GroupsVirtual Tours of Research CentersLists more than 10 tours of different centershttps://www.nasa.gov/glennvirtualtoursApproved
Natural History Museum ToursVirtual ToursAll GroupsSmithsonian, Natural History MuseumVirtual tours of current and featured past exhibitshttps://naturalhistory.si.edu/visit/virtual-tourApproved
Podcasts for Kids Ages 2-6PodcastsKids Age 0-4Entartain, Educate and Engage Age 2-6 + CaregiversRange of podcast topics from stories, mindfulness, education topics (NYT article)https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/podcasts-for-kids.htmlApproved
Art Museum Virtual ToursVirtual ToursAll GroupsHuge collection of virtual museum toursThis expansive collection is ready to take you into just about every museum available!https://artsandculture.google.com/partner?hl=enApproved
Free Streaming ServicesEntertainmentAll GroupsMajor streaming services for free while stuck indoorsMost offer at least 30-day free streaming services - Showtime, Shudder, Sling, etc...https://slate.com/culture/2020/03/streaming-services-free-trial-coronavirus-pandemic.htmlApproved