Resources for Education Institutions Navigating COVID-19

By Nathalie Mainland | March 20, 2020 | Communities, Education, Health, Higher Education, K-12 Education & Youth Development

Enabling you to connect with students and families during this time is our top priority.

As your institution and the world navigate new territory due to the impact of coronavirus, the Education Cloud team is here to help. We are in an unprecedented situation and it is essential to support the important work you’re doing to reimagine delivery methods and maintain connections with students, families, and staff across the globe.

Virtual learning

Students across the globe are learning virtually during this time of change.

We have curated a list of resources, specifically for education institutions and your broader community, that we hope are helpful. And a huge thank you from our team for the tremendous work you do every day to empower lifelong learning.

Education Resources

Online Learning Resources

Trailhead Content for Educators:

Wifi/Mobile Service for Students Learning at Home:

  • FCC agreement stating that providers will waive late fees, not cutoff service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots
  • Comcast COVID-19 Response: offers free WiFi for 2 months to low income families plus all Xfinity hot-spots are free to the public during this time
  • Charter Response: free internet offer for 2 months
  • AT&T COVID-19 Response: offers open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low income families
  • Verizon COVID-19 Response: no special offers, but following the FCC agreement
  • Sprint COVID-19 Response: follows FCC agreement, provides unlimited data to existing customers, and, starting Tuesday, 3/17/2020, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge
  • T-Mobile COVID-19 Response: follows FCC agreement, plus unlimited data to existing customers, and, coming soon, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge
  • Altice/Suddenlink Response: offers 30 MB internet to any new subscriber free for 60 days, no late fees or terminations for existing customers

Higher Ed Resources

K-12 Resources