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We hope this finds you all in good health and spirits. We want you to know we appreciate all you do to support Indiana's students and families everyday day and especially in these challenging times. As we all get through this together, know we are here to offer you support as well. If there is anything we can do for you, don't hesitate to reach out.
If there is a resource or support you would like to see, please let us know with this form.
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This newly redesigned site provides a searchable database of online, offline, and TV and video resources and will be updated continuously.
This one-pager illustrates how IDOE is focusing its four priorities to provide support.
Recently released-Continuous Learning Guide
Important Information Regarding Continuous Learning Plan Development-Attention Required
IDOE partners with Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations (IPBS)
Offering at-home learning experiences for K-12 students, aligned to Indiana curriculum standards. For more information and access to PBS LearningMedia, please visit: www.pbslearningmedia.org. To view current schedules for grade level and subject programming, as well as correlating materials, please visit: www.doe.in.gov/elearning/2020-covid-19-remote-learning
COVID-19 Weekly Webinar for School Leaders
Learning Keeps Going from ISTE
The Indiana Purple Star School Designation honors schools that have displayed a significant commitment to service members, veterans, and students and families connected to our Nation’s Military. The Indiana Department of Education will honor the first cohort of schools earning this designation in the Fall of 2020.
Application deadline is May 25, 2020.
Virtual Computer Science Fundamentals Workshops
Even during remote learning, there are still plenty of professional development options available to you, including computer science PD! Click here to learn about and register for upcoming virtual Computer Science Fundamentals workshops!
Do you (or your students) have a science question?
Superheroes of Science would like to hear from you! Submit your science question for Superheroes of Science by clicking here. You can also tweet us your questions @PurdueSOS. We will find someone to answer your question on a future episode of our podcast. Check us out on your favorite podcast provider and our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/SOS_UTube
Do you know someone who deserves recognition for innovative educational practices? Tell us about them in this nomination form.
Meet Our Team!
Computer Science Specialist
Christy Hilton, PhD
Senior Digital Learning Specialist
Learning Resources Specialist