Resources for Responding to COVID-19/Coronavirus2020-05-18T09:13:52-05:00

Resources for Responding to COVID-19/Coronavirus

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Lex-is Services Legal Note: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Information

April 3rd, 2020|

Dear Clients and Friends,

You are probably aware, by now, that Congress passed the The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) on March 18, involving new paid sick leave and extended paid FMLA-like leave. Here are some highlights, while further below is a link to important resources providing more detail.

  • In essence, the Act requires […]

National School Choice Week – Educating Students with Disabilities During the Time of COVID-19

March 30th, 2020|

National School Choice Week’s information for educating students with disabilities during COVID-19. This page includes information related to federal guidance, state guidance, making accommodations and modifications and other resources.

Charter School Leader Community COVID-19 Collaboration – Listen to Latest Recording

March 30th, 2020|

Discussion points from 3/26 call: March 26, 2020 (Discussion points: Unemployment, Hourly Employees, Student Attendance, Accountability, Education Plan Learning, Teacher Development and Oversight, Licensure, Grading and Accountability)

Listen to Recording

Access notes and other resources

K12 – List of Free Learning Programs

March 30th, 2020|

From K12: “With school closures happening across the country, K12 is committed to doing our part to keep students on track academically. As an education company with decades of experience providing online learning, we’re in a unique position to offer assistance. As you look over these offerings, we hope you’ll find helpful resources and solutions that will work for your […]

New Resources Added About Teaching Online

March 26th, 2020|

Approaches to Instruction During School Closure

Preparing to Take School Online? Here Are 10 Tips to Make It Work.

Instruction Partners – COVID-19 School Closures: Practical Actions to Prepare for Continued Student Learning

Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute –  Ultimate Guides to […]

NC SEL Flyer from NC Department of Public Instruction, Exceptional Children Division

North Carolina Charter School Meal Service

Many North Carolinians are in need of free food due to school closures, loss of income, or other challenges caused by COVID-19. In response to this need, the NC Association for Public Charter Schools has developed two ways for residents to find free food:

  • Student meal sites where any child can pick up free meals.
  • Student meal delivery.

Find student meal sites using the map below.