The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has released recommendations to educators for implementing in-person, blended, and/or remote learning during the 2020-21 school year.

One section of the document provides general recommendations for early childhood (birth – 2nd grade), as well as recommendations for effective communication and developmentally appropriate practices and technology to support in-person, blended, and remote learning for this age group.

Other sections cover multilingual education, special education & services, other grade levels, classroom setup, grading, and overarching recommendations.