Resources for Parents and Educators During COVID-19 Closures


Parents, n
ot sure where to look for the resources you need during this time of uncertainty? We’ve pulled together a list of some of the best resources we’ve found, both from our local community and the web. 

Updates from Local School Districts

We recommend checking each school district’s website for the latest information on closures, free meal options and more. 

Other Options for Free Meals 

Access to WiFi 

Xfinity WiFi Free For Everyone - Xfinity WiFi hotspots across the country will be available to anyone who needs them for free – including non-Xfinity internet subscribers. For a map of Xfinity WiFi hotspots, visit www.xfinity.com/wifiopens a new window. Once at a hotspot, consumers should select the “xfinitywifi” network name in the list of available hotspots, and then launch a browser. Click on 'Try a free one-hour pass today.' For more options from Comcast, visit https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19opens a new window  

Education Resources 

Resources from Arapahoe Libraries: Check out all the great educational databases for kids and teens available with your library card. 

No library card? No Problem: Sign up here for a temporary card to access Arapahoe Libraries’ digital resources. 

Many educational sites are making their resources freely available during this time. Check out these sites for more great resources: 

Resources for Books and Authors

Need suggestions for what your kids could be reading right now? Fill out our Need Suggestions form and one of our youth or teen librarians will make a personalized reading list for your student. 

Lots of authors are hosting virtual author visits or making content available on their websites: 

Stress Management and Fitness

Other Fun Resources and Activities

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