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The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) is providing updates and materials on a regular basis. We have included links below to some of the most important resources. 


  • The Alabama Roadmap to Reopening Schools (June 2020): Click here to access it.
  • The Parent Guide to Alabama’s Roadmap to Reopening Schools: Click here to access it.
  • FAQ for the ABC Students Program for Internet Vouchers: Click here to access it.
  • COVID-19 Updates: ALSDE’s Superintendent Updates on COVID-19 are all compiled on the website in chronological order. Click here to access them.
  • ALSDE has compiled a Google Drive folder containing technical assistance for teaching online along with other guidance for supporting students. Click here to access it.
  • Critical Standards: ALSDE determined Critical Standards for grades K-8 that students must learn to advance to the next grade. Click here to access them.
  • Special Education: For an FAQ from ALSDE on providing Special Education Services during school closures (August 2020), click here.
  • CARES Act: For an FAQ on CARES Act funding (May 2020), click here.
  • U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights FAQ for school and district leaders (September 2020): Click here to access it.


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