External Online/Distance Learning Resources


In response to the school closures due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Utah Leading through Effective, Actionable, and Dynamic (ULEAD) Education is collecting evidence-based resources for students, parents, and educators designed to support distance learning.


COVID-19 ("Coronavirus") Information and Resources for Schools and School Personnel
United States Department of Education

  • National Department of Education official COVID-19 response page with nationwide resources and information.

COVID-19: Evidence-Based Resources
Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Program

  • Institute of Education Sciences COVID-19: Evidence-Based Resources.

COVID-19 Resource Center for K-12 Education
Hanover Research (HR)

  • Research reports and custom research solutions for distance learning and emergency situations.

Distance Learning
PBS LearningMedia

  • Videos, interactives, and lessons plans.

Distance Learning Solutions
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

  • Psychosocial support resources, digital learning management systems, and other resources, all on an international scale.

Engaging and Supporting Families In At-Home Learning During COVID-19

  • Engaging and Supporting Families In At-Home Learning During COVID-19.

Explore Distance Learning Resources for Schools Affected by COVID-19
Google Education

  • Distance learning strategies, resources, trainings, and supports using Google products.

Free Educational Resources for Distance Learning
California Department of Education

  • Non-comprehensive list of publishers offering free distance learning resources, compiled but not necessarily endorsed by the California Department of Education.

Learn @ Home
Utah Education Network (UEN)

  • Professional development, resources by subject, and WebEx.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Resources
Utah State Board of Education 

  • Utah State Board of Education official COVID-19 response page with Utah specific resources and information.

Teaching Fact Versus Fiction When Seeing is No Longer Believing
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)

  • Learning how to be media savvy.