Education

California Department of Education

The California Department of Education has provided guidance for local schools in their response to COVID-19. Additionally, CDE has outlined information for Colleges and Universities. CDE has recommended the closure of school campuses for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. All of these resources and more can be found on the Department of Education’s COVID-19 website: https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/he/hn/coronavirus.asp

Getting Internet Access

Various internet providers are providing special internet offers throughout the state.

More information on your child’s school can be on found on your local school district website:

Additional Resources

Library Resources

  • Due dates for borrowed materials will automatically be extended, no late fines will be assessed, and customers can return materials when the Library reopens.
  • As of March 18th, the LA County Library is offering temporary digital cards for digital resources for 90 days. With the temporary card you can access e-books, audiobooks, magazines, movies and TV streaming, homework help, online classes, and more. Fill out this form.
  • Library Access from Home 24/7: All you need is your library card number and PIN. Read eBooks and listen to audiobooks on OverDrive or Libby. Stream movies and TV shows on Kanopy and Hoopla. Check out digital magazines via RBdigital. Stream music on Freegal.
  • Spectrum Broadband: 60 days free Wi-Fi For New K-12/College Student Households
  • L’il Libros: free worksheets for kids
  • PBS Socal: free, educational PBS daytime programming designated for Pre-K through 12 grade weekdays, also here
  • FB Group for parents to get support with home learning
  • MIND Research Institute: free math instructional program for students in grades K-8
  • Scholastic: free, online learning experiences for kids of all ages
  • ReadyRosie: texts/emails ideas for family engagement tips & early learning
  • Tumble Book Library: an online collection of animated and talking picture books
  • Brainfuse: Kids and learners of all ages can get one-on-one homework help and tutoring from 12 – 10 pm every day

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call our office at (714) 671-9474.