NYSED Provision of Services to Students with Disabilities During Statewide School Closures Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak in New York State, released March 27, 2020.
On Thursday, March 12, 2020, Comcast announced it will be proving 2 months of free internet access to new low-income customers for two months, amid the coronavirus outbreak. To sign up, applicants can simply visit www.internetessentials.com. The accessible website also includes [...]
On Thursday, March 12, 2020, the National Center for Special Education in Charter Schools published guidance on school closures and students with disabilities. To learn more about supporting your SPED students during closures, click here.
New York State Education Department: Guidance for Operating Child Nutrition Programs when Schools are Closed due to COVID-19
The New York State Education Department has assembled a list of guidelines and resources for schools to utilize in the event that they must close due to COVID-19. Click here to read these guidelines.
Please find below the updated COVID-19 guidance from the federal government that was issued late this afternoon including information on assessments, accountability, special education and FERPA. We wanted to get this to you as soon as possible. Updated guidance from [...]
The New York State Department of Health’s (NYSDOH) website contains information on the Novel Coronavirus including a section specifically for school preparedness and response. We encourage you to check this website regularly for updates.
In collaboration with the New York State Department of Health, on Friday, March 6th, 2020, the State Education Department released updated letters for school use. The letters can be found here.