Please note that Teacher Lab does not specialize in distance learning, though we've learned a lot in these times of pandemic and continue to grow our skills.

distance-learning resources for families & educators

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K-12 Frameworks

California state teaching and learning frameworks - content and pedagogy (K-12)

PBS/LA Schools

 Free, educational PBS daytime programming for Pre-K through  grade 12

OER Commons

 Free, educational PBS daytime programming for Pre-K through  grade 12


Resources for education in emergencies; learning materials and toolkits

ABC Mouse

Learning program for kids ages 2 to 8

Discovery Ed

Digital K-12 curriculm resources (standards-aligned)


Animated digital learning (various subjects, K-3)


Game-based online learning platform


Online learning chat and video platform


Online tool for creating digital books

Google Ed

Classroom tools and resources for teachers


Coding games and curriculum for kids


Create and share visual presentations across grade, age, learning levels

Pear Deck

Interactive slide presentations creation for learning


PDF and document annotation for digital feedback and learning


Class discussions platform


Online platform for reading, writing, coding, sharing, and remixing interactive stories


Self-paced learning with interactive videos


Bookmark your favorite web content all in on place


Pre-K through 5 learning resources and materials


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Manga High

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Go Guardian

Classroom management software

Seterra Geo

Online geography games

We Video

Online video editor

Education Perfect

Teaching and learning platform with curriculum-aligned content and dynamic learning tools

Slido Ed

Add Q&A and polls to Google Slides

Breakout Edu

Digital learning games platform

Microsoft Ed

Online classroom platform


Ready-to-teach K-12 lessons and student interaction platform


Daily cross-curricular projects: K-6+


Make your own teaching and learning videos using video and screen capture features

Mystery Science

Elementary-level lessons

Age of Learning

Digital early learning resources p to age 8 (also includes ABC Mouse as one of its programs)


Online video conferencing and chat rooms


Zoom Tutorial

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Live animal cams

(their website also has curriculum and other ed resources)

30 Virtual

Field Trips

30 virtual trips with links

Soft Schools


Pre-K through high school activities, worksheets, and games

National Emergency Library


Free access via to almost 1.5 million titles

Kids Activities Blog

K-middle school education websites and curriculum resources list

Open Library

Free open library site - also has audio recordings

Go Noodle

Movement & mindfulness for kids

Library of Congress


Classroom Materials Resources

Activity Hero


Live online classes with expert teachers (K-middle school)

Teaching Theatre Online

University level but could be helpful/tailorable for high school students


Digital bulletin board-style collaboration space (videos, posts, documents, etc.)

Khan Academy

Personalized online learning platform with daily schedules during school closures for ages 4-18

Lunchtime Doodles with Mo Willems


Free onlin drawing lessons for kids, led by artists and illustrators


Courseware to university students and teachers who may have lost access


Child development fundamentals - learn and do (early childhood)

PBS Unschooling


Learning activities & PBS programming

International Educator Shared Resources


An extensive Google Doc with links to Facebook education groups, as well as resources and platforms for sharing and monitoring learning (early  years through high school)