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Available Dollars for Education to Address Coronavirus Response Efforts

Social-Emotional Resources for Returning to School

MDE COVID-19 Education Resources

ISD Made Resources

Ottawa Area ISD

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Newaygo County RESA

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Washtenaw ISD 

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Oakland Schools

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MASA Resource Center for Educators

Archived Resources

June 10, 2020

Memorandum: Free COVID-19 Testing for Employees 

June 30, 2020

EO 2020-142 (COVID-19) Provision of preK–12 education for the 2020–2021 school year 
Statewide Coordination of Continuity of Learning Document 

May 4, 2020

May Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Newsletter 

  • Provider rate update
  • Child care relief fund, apply now!

Michigan Receives Approval for Nearly $390 Million in Federal Education Funding 

April 23, 2020

Interim Teaching Certificates Updates During COVID-19 Pandemic 

April 8, 2020

Tips for Supporting Student Wellness During COVID-19 

April 2, 2020

Executive Order: Suspension of in-person K-12 instruction for the remainder of 2019-2020 school year 

April 1, 2020

MDE To Request Federal Waiver for Child Nutrition Programs 

March 31, 2020

Whitmer to end Michigan school year; seniors graduate, others move up 

March 30, 2020

Michigan Launches COVID-19 Volunteer Website 
Schools, daycare centers to reopen for essential workers 
Michigan Home Internet Options* for the Economically Disadvantaged 

March 28, 2020

President Trump Approves Governor Whitmer's Request for Major Disaster Declaration 

March 25, 2020

Bridge Magazine: Michigan scrambles to salvage school year in wake of coronavirus 

March 24, 2020

Michigan Intermediate School Districts (ISDs) Help Expand Child Care Capacity for Essential Workforce 

March 23, 2020

Executive Order: Stay Home, Stay Safe 

March 19, 2020

Executive Order: Expanding child care access during the COVID-19 emergency 

MAISA Memorandum to ISD Superintendents and Early Childhood Specialists 



Help Me Grow Michigan 

Help Me Grow is here to support the Essential Workforce by assisting you in finding childcare at this time 

Great Start Collaborative Referral Process Survey 

ISDs have been asked to complete this survey to let Help Me Grow Michigan know what childcare centers/facilities are open during COVID-19

Federal Communications Commission Announces WiFi Options for Students 

Even as schools and libraries are closed for the health and safety of our communities, the FCC reminds us that the WiFi signal may be left on and utilized by the patrons and community members on school and library property. Please consider leaving your login requirements posted on the building doors 

Zero to Thrive Recommended Infographic for Children During COVID-19 

Helping young kids through the Coronavirus 

Online Learning Survey out of Copper Country ISD 

Copper Country ISD is wondering if your ISD will be going to online schooling after April 5, 2020? Please complete this survey with your response 

August 6, 2020
Ed Orgs to Legislature: School Decisions Can’t Wait Any Longer
July 15, 2020
Ed Org Joint Letter: Days, Hours, & Attendance Waiver
June 25, 2020
GELN Announces: Continuity of Learning Task Force Return to School Guidance (part 1 of 3)
April 30, 2020
Governor Whitmer Takes Significant Step to Make Child Care Affordable and Accessible for Families