Growing Collection of Free Resources for K-12 At-Home Learning Now Available on WeAreTeachers
MDR’s online teacher community continually curating list of tools to support teachers and parents as they help students continue to learn during COVID-19
SHELTON, Conn. – April 2, 2020 – In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, more than 54 million U.S. students are out of the classroom. That means their teachers are working hard to figure out how to deliver lesson plans and classroom activities remotely. Parents are trying to keep their children on track with their studies and educational growth.
Today MDR, a division of Dun & Bradstreet, announced its WeAreTeachers media brand is hosting several helpful resources for teachers and families impacted by impacted by COVID-19, including a growing list of free digital resources for teachers and a new at-home learning hub for grades K-5. To date, the list for teachers includes hundreds online resources, including those that are always free as well as others that companies have made available for free during the Coronavirus closures, and the collection is growing every day. One of the largest and fastest growing web destinations for teachers, WeAreTeachers features practical classroom ideas, freebies and giveaways, teacher-to-teacher advice and humor.
“With schools currently closed in 45 states around the country, WeAreTeachers recognized that teachers and parents need easy access to resources that will help them ensure that their students stay engaged and continue learning during this unprecedented time in history,” said Hannah Hudson, editorial director, WeAreTeachers. “As we continue to curate this growing list of online educational resources, it is particularly exciting to see how the education and corporate communities and people overall are coming together to help teachers, students and families navigate this difficult time.”
The WeAreTeachers collection features the education companies who are offering the best-of-the-best in digital learning tools, categorized by grade level and overall online learning resources, free to teachers, families and students around the country. It is illustrative of the education community’s commitment to ensuring that all students have access to learning opportunities regardless of the circumstances.
The WeAreTeachers editorial team plans to update this list regularly over the coming weeks. For consideration for inclusion, email resource information and link to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit WeAreTeachers.com.
MDR connects enterprises to the education community with innovative data driven solutions that accelerate marketing and sales success. For more than 50 years, MDR has provided insights and structure to the complexities of the education marketplace through unique institution and personnel data and analytics. Innovative tools, unparalleled services and deep market knowledge speed customers go-to-market strategies while delivering critical database hygiene, structure and linkage to support modern CRM, Marketing Automation and ERP connectivity. MDR’s marketing services range from content development and marketing agency services to data-driven social and digital advertising solutions. MDR’s recent innovations include AcceleratedData, MDR Visitor Intelligence, MDR CloudSync, MDR’s ConnectED Cloud, and the number one media brand for educators, WeAreTeachers. For more information, visit www.mdreducation.com.