Here are some useful websites for reference.
All content in the links or content below is not necessarily endorsed by NMTAP or GCD.
FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit is designed to help families and households stuggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Internet Essentials from Comcast is a low-cost, high-speed internet for households that are already receiving programs like the National School Lunch Program, housing assistance, Medicaid, SNAP, SSI, and Federal Pell Grant.
Online Meeting Platforms
Please read the instruction sheets created by the Creative Life Center below for some assistance on how to use Zoom.
Cisco Webex is holding free live virtual trainings to assist users with getting started using their video meeting platform.
Please visit their website to sign-up for one of their 30 minute classes.
Resources in NM
Support Groups & Family Resources
Federal Government Information & Job Sites
Resources for School
Free Online Resources for Learning:
Khan Academy – For 2nd grade level and above
IXL – For Pre-K through 12th grade learning levels
CK-12 – For all learning levels
UNM-CDD Imagine 2020-2021 Conference: A Future that is Flourishing is being held online. Please review the Session Six Schedule to sign-up to attend sessions
Parents Reaching Out is also providing a variety of online workshops for parents. Please review their website to sign-up to attend these sessions.
The UNM Center for Development and Disability Partners for Employment & Parents Reaching Out have released a School-to-Work Transition Guide. This guide is designed for parents but can also be useful for providers/professionals and youth.
The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitive Services has also released A Transition Guide to Postsecondary Education and Employment for Students and Youth with Disabilities in hopes to assist students with disabilities and their families to better understand how local and state agencies work together to facilitate improved outcomes for students and youth with disabilities.