Resources for Educators

Social Emotional Learning CourseSocial and Emotional Learning in Times of Uncertainty and Stress: Research-Based Strategies
Developed by the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, Social and Emotional Learning in Times of Uncertainty and Stress: Research-Based Strategies is being offered to all Connecticut school staff, including teachers, paraprofessionals, counselors, principals, and non-teaching staff in preK-12 schools for free, thanks to the generosity of Dalio Education. The course will provide school staff with the knowledge, skills and strategies to understand and manage their emotions and those of their students as they navigate unprecedented times of uncertainty and stress, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and racial, political, and socioeconomic divides. Upon completion, school staff will earn a certification from the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence.

 

Professional Support Webinar Series for Districts

District Guidance
2020-2021 School Year Guidance 

Adapt, Advance, Achieve: Connecticut's Plan to Learn and Grow Together

This document is provided for local education (LEAs) as they begin planning for the fall.

Summer School Guidance 

Guidance during COVID-19

CSDE Partners in Education

Federal 

Finance

Superintendent Memos

Educator Certification, Preparation and Evaluation
Health and Safety
Learning Resources

Administrators

Adult Education

Early Childhood

Learn from Home Task Force

Learning Resources and Challenges

Multilingual Learners 

Special Education

Resources to Support Student Learning During School Closures Due to COVID-19

Volume 1: Resources to Support Student Learning During School Closures Due to COVID-19

Content specific resources to support student learning organized by both discipline and grade band. (March 17, 2020)

Volume 2: Resources to Support Distance Learning During School Closures Due to COVID-19

Expanded content specific resources and general resources to support remote learning. (March 31, 2020)

Volume 3: Resources to Support Distance Learning During School Closures Due to COVID-19

Resources around student data privacy, grading practices, assessment, and professional learning. (April 14, 2020)

Volume 4: Resources to Support Distance Learning During School Closures Due to COVID-19

Instruction for Three-tiered model of SRBI, SRBI resources, and MTSS-behavioral resources. (May 1, 2020)

Nutrition
Self-care and Mental Health