This is a list of services and platforms that may be used by the district in the event of an extended school cancellation. Also, there may be resources for parents and families to utilize during an extend school closure.  This is not an exhaustive list and will be updated as necessary.

(Please note: only platforms offering additional access during school closures will be listed here- this is not a general list for online learning.)

Platform Grade Service
Google Hangouts Meet
All Offering Enterprise-level services to all until July 1, 2020 (i.e. ability to record meets, increase attendees number)
Mediacom Connect2Compete All Broadband service for low-income families to provide free access for 60 days
Internet Essentials from Comcast
All Broadband service for low-income families to provide free access for 60 days
All Offering free collaboration on books to assist schools that close
All Free access to schools affected by Covid-19

All Premium distance learning tools for free for schools closed due to Covid-19
Kahn Academy 3-8 We’re a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.
Khan Academy for Kids K-2 Inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery with our free, fun educational program for children ages two to seven.
Pear Deck
Premium access for schools in quarantined communities
All Free access for schools closed due to Coronavirus
All Full access to platform and curriculum for closed schools
All A list of free digital games put together due to school closures
All Free Buncee Classroom accounts during closure
All Online discussion tool offering free premium features until April 30th by using the code “Bye-Corona”
All WeVideo offering free WeVideo for schools accounts; can be given in 90 day increments
All Complete access to Hapara tools at no charge through June 2020.
9-12 Free access to premium if school is closed through April 30. Can be extended if school remains closed.
Zoom Meetings All Removing the 40 minute recording limit for US EDU customers by request at this link
Discovery Ed
6-12 For schools that are not currently using Discovery Education resources, but are experiencing closures due to the Coronavirus, DE is offering free access through the remainder of the school year.
6-12 Use code "CAST_COVID" until April 30th to unlock premium features. 
All Extending impacted schools and districts with temporary access
All Free access to SMART Learning Suite Online for schools affected or planning to close
BFW High School Publications
9-12 offering no-cost access to our e-books (online and offline) for up to 90 days.
Explore Learning Gizmos
3-12 Online simulations that power inquiry and understanding
K-12 Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under
Clever Login
Newsela All free access to Newsela’s entire product suite for the rest of the 2019/2020 school year.
Home Safari (Cincinnati Zoo)
kidsactivitiesblog.com  All List of resources compiled by kidsactivitiesblog.com
Music Tech Teacher
K-8 Musical quizzes, puzzles, games, and more 
Khan Academy Music 6-12 Arts and Humanities content from Khan Academy
Emerson Music Arts 6-12 Online music theory games
Continuing Education Resources (#KEEPLEARNING)
All The Illinois State Board of Education curated the following free resources to assist districts, teachers, and parents during this unprecedented time.
Lakeshore Learning
PreK-5 More than 1,000 resources for classroom/home
Early Learning Project
All Learn at Home During Trying Times
30 Day Lego Calendar
K-6 Fun daily Lego activities
12 Virtual Museums
6-12 12 different museums offering virtual tours
Erikson Institute Early Math
K-8 Math games/activities
Amazing Education Resources
AllCompanies offering free subscriptions due to school closings
PBS Kids Daily
PreK-5 Daily newsletter with activities for kids
PreK-K Digital Library for young children, free with code 
PreK-3 Math/Language website for Pre-k through 3rd grade
National Park Virtual Tours
PreK-5 33 free virtual tours to National Parks
Creative PlainsAll Art education opportunities for youth
Storylineonline.net K-4 Storyline Online is available 24 hours a day for children, parents, caregivers and educators worldwide.
All Free 30 day trial to unlimited books, audiobooks, magazines, etc (requires a parent to sign up)
ReadAnyBookAll Free book database with browse by genre/title/author. CAUTION: There is no censorship on this site
120 Digital Resources for Home-Schooling: Special Education, Social and Emotional Learning, and More