Unemployment Benefits

With Mayor Bowser adjusting the District of Columbia’s operating status in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), District residents may file for unemployment compensation. More information on how to file available at Recovery

Kids and School Resources

Resources for Kids

Distance Learning


New learning at home videos for K-2 school that run on weekdays from 9:30am to 11am and rerun from 1pm to 2:30pm on the following channels:

For Parents

A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus: National Public Radio, collaborating with experts in social work and mental health, developed a cartoon explaining what kids might want to know about the new coronavirus discovered in China. To hear or read the original NPR story visit this linkPrint and fold a zine version of this comic here. Here are directions on how to fold it (video).

Wide Open School is a free collection of the best online learning experiences for kids curated by the editors at Common Sense. There is so much good happening, and we are here to gather great stuff and organize it so teachers and families can easily find it and plan each day. Check it out today:

School Resources