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The NFL and the Titans have made digital education resources available for free to teachers, parents and students across the country. These resources provide additional opportunities to learn outside of school as millions of students are displaced from their classrooms.
Free Learning Resources for Tennessee Families from Governor's Early Literacy Foundation
Governor's Early Literacy Foundation has partnered with ReadyRosie and the Tennessee Department of Education to provide all Tennessee caregivers of children from birth to 3rd grade with free access to home learning resources available in English and Spanish, delivered via text, email or through the ReadyRosie app.
Through this program, caregivers receive a weekly playlist of 2-minute "Modeled Moments" learning videos, demonstrating how to bring up conversations and interactions with children to integrate math, literacy and social emotional development into everyday routines.
Metro Nashville Public Schools
MNPS knows this unprecedented time brings unique challenges to families and students. They have created a list of digital resources and tools available to students and families, including access to free WiFi.
Nashville Public Library
Use your library card to access the library's online catalog with eBooks, eAudiobooks, and other digital resources — like free learning and skills with Lynda.com and thousands of streaming songs, movies, and TV shows.
Discovery Education Resources
Schools or school systems that are not currently using Discovery Education can receive free access to Discovery Education Experience for the remainder of the school year. To request access, principals and superintendents of affected school or school districts are encouraged to fill out the Experience Access Request form.
MyFuture is the Boys & Girls Clubs of America's mobile-friendly social platform with access to over 185 Boys & Girls Club program activities in areas such as STEM, leadership and the arts. With MyFuture, kids and teens can learn new skills, connect with their friends, and earn recognition and rewards in a safe and fun online environment. While anyone can access the 45-minute activities available, BGC members can also earn digital badges and share their completed projects with the online MyFuture community.
Youth Development Toolbox
The Youth Development Toolbox mobile app helps youth development professionals, educators and caregivers provide quick and engaging learning experiences focused on supporting young people's social and emotional development. These tools help caring adults to build communities with youth, spark meaningful conversations and maximize learning. Download the app for free on the Google Play or Apple stores by searching for "YDToolbox" or access it on your computer at ydtoolbox.goodbarber.com. Once downloaded, click on Quick Tools for access to community builders, conversation starters, energizers and reflection questions.
The NFL, in partnership with United Way Worldwide, is providing access to Character Playbook: Healthy Relationships & Mental Wellness Basics, two innovative digital learning experiences for middle and high school students to support remote learning. Visit www.characterplaybook.com/ to access the courses.
EverFi is also offering offline activities for community leaders (DOWNLOAD PDF) and an offline discussion guide for parents (DOWNLOAD PDF). Both focus on equipping youth to understand and manage their emotions, communicate effectively, resolve conflict and more.
To provide a sense of ongoing community and connection with high school student-athletes, the InSideOut Initiative will push out bi-weekly messages to high school administrators and coaches that contain ideas, best practices and curriculum to stay connected and engaged with students. Follow @ISOInitiative for more information. Parents can visit insideoutinitiative.org/parentsplaybook/ to learn how we can collectively help create a fun and enriching sports experience for high school student-athletes.
306: African-American History
EVERFI and the NFL are providing 306: African-American History, a digital education program created by EVERFI that shares stories of African-American accomplishments in the arts, science, academia and sports, to high school students free for the time being.
Pro Football Hall of Fame Teacher Activity Guide
The Pro Football Hall of Fame teacher activity guides include hundreds of interdisciplinary classroom exercises aligned with Common Core/National Standards of Education.