NMDOH COVID-19 Website – cv.nmhealth.org
Coronavirus hotline HEALTH-RELATED questions: 855-600-3453
Coronavirus hotline for FAMILY SUPPORT AND NON-HEALTH-RELATED questions: 833-551-0518
New Mexico Out of School Time Network also has really great community info (including meal info, childcare options, and at-home activities) and other resources available here: https://nmost.org/covid-19-resources!
Virtual Weekly Community Check-ins
Beginning, Monday, March 16th, EENM began hosting weekly virtual community check-ins (one for program managers and one for educators, teachers, and community members). Many resources and ideas are shared and notes from those meetings are compiled below:
In response to community feedback, EENM will be hosting virtual weekly community-check ins. Here’s the information:
For MANAGERS, LEADERS, and ADMINISTRATORS, Mondays at 2 p.m.
For EDUCATORS, TEACHERS, and COMMUNITY MEMBERS, Mondays at 3 p.m.
Please join the ecoed list serve for more info, including links to join (https://eeanm.org/programs/ecoed/). Please make sure to include who you are and where you work for quick approval to join the list serve.
Environmental Education Resources to share with
youth and families at home:
Really great read on thinking about priorities and learning at home for families at this time: http://stemteachingtools.org/assets/landscapes/Guidance-for-Supporting-Science-Learning-During-COVID-19-School-Closures.pdf
Starting April 6th, PBS will be airing lessons for APS students, more info here: https://www.newmexicopbs.org/what-we-do/education/aps-at-home/.
To also respond to community feedback, here’s some handy links for online meetings:
Free video chat platforms: https://www.cnet.com/news/7-free-video-chat-apps-to-use-while-youre-social-distancing/
Zoom video tutorials: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-Video-Tutorials
More info on Zoom’s efforts to support educators through COVID-19 and additional resources: https://blog.zoom.us/wordpress/2020/03/13/how-to-use-zoom-for-online-learning/
Free tools, including video conferencing for schools and educators from Google: https://cloud.google.com/blog/products/g-suite/helping-businesses-and-schools-stay-connected-in-response-to-coronavirus