PYT Client Alert: SPED and COVID-19

Special Education Students: Do Not Rush to a Hasty Decision

Geneva Taylor talks through the necessary aspects of Special Education and its students schools leaders will need to consider when debating the decision on whether or not to close your school district.

The latest COVID-19 News

  • The U.S has banned air travel from the UK and Ireland as of this morning.
  • Arriving passengers will have to self-quarantine for 14 days.
  • CA, NY, OH, and MD have ordered all bars, restaurants, pubs, gyms, and theaters to close.

Online and Remote Learning Resources

Virtual High School Learning Resources

Scholastic releases free daily courses for kids stuck home amid coronavirus school closures

Google Classroom Tutorial for Teachers

Here are 450 Ivy League courses you can take online right now for free

How to Harness the Tremendous Potential of Open Education Resources

Resources from Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

FERPA and Coronavirus Frequently Asked Questions

Fact Sheet: Impact of COVID-19 on Assessments and Accountability under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

Questions and Answers on Providing Services to Children with Disabilities During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak

Resources from State Officials

Planning for Instructional Continuity During High Absenteeism and School Closures

TEA Update: COVID-19 Initial Guidance and FAQs

TEA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance and FAQ

Rep. J.D. Sheffield's Statement following the Public Health Committee's Tuesday meeting concerning COVID-19