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Newsletter - April 27th 2020

At his Thursday press conference, Governor Pritzker announced that Illinois' stay-at-home order will now be in effect through May, extending the deadline until May 30, though some changes will be put in place.

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Our social work team will be completing well-check calls with all our CCDS families periodically. Please let our social workers if there is anything you need.

Resources are available for technology and nutritional and social-emotional needs. Please reach out to school staff with any needs.
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Parent Resources

ISBE has posted an updated FAQ focused on special education during remote learning. It’s an in-depth document in which thy have tried to address most of the concerns that have been brought to ISBE. You can find it at

The Council of Chief State School Officers has also shared a special effort for educators, by educators, focused on students with disabilities. CCSSO joined nearly 30 education advocacy and disability rights organizations to form the Educating All Learners Alliance. That coalition has assembled a platform for ensuring equity for all learners and the continuity of special education services during remote instruction, in the form of a website full of curated, searchable resources, complete with access to experts and examples from the field. You can explore it by visiting

Parents Resources

Sesame Street will help Explain COVID-19 to children:

Quarantine Activities:

Follow these websites to get the most up to date and accurate information on COVID-19:

State Response Website:

CDC Website:

World Health Organization Website:

Federal Response Website:

Chicago Response Center:

State Board of Education Website:

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Just a reminder to all of our CCDS families; we are here to help. Please let us know what we can do to make remote learning more accessible, meaningful and manageable. We know all families are struggling to balance responsibilities and we want remote learning to be what works best for your family.