Support your child’s(ren) school success by helping them prepare in advance for the upcoming school year using these helpful tips and tools…

TIPS

  1. Give your child(ren) a fresh start 
  2. Acknowledge your child(ren)’s feelings
  3. Dig out the IEP or 504 if your child(ren) has one
  4. Get books in a format that works for your child
  5. Pick books for your child(ren) you like, too
  6. Go small with technology
  7. Consider a special education evaluation
  8. Help your child(ren) find supporters
  9. Make time for self-care

 

SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS BY DISTRICT

Southern Door – Elementary / Middle    High School

Sturgeon Bay – Sawyer / Sunrise / Sunset   TJ Walker  High School

Sevastopol – Elementary  Middle  High School

Gibraltar – Elementary  Secondary

Washington Island – School

 

AFFORDABLE HOME INTERNET

Need affordable Internet at home? Need an updated (and affordable) desktop or laptop computer?

Check outeveryoneon.org

Who They Are

EveryoneOn is a national nonprofit working to eliminate the digital divide by making high-speed, low-cost Internet service and computers, and free digital literacy courses accessible to all unconnected Americans. They aim to leverage the democratizing power of the Internet to provide opportunity to all Americans – regardless of age, race, geography, income, or education level.

Bringing Affordable Internet & Devices Into the Home

Through partnerships with local Internet service providers, EveryoneOn is able to offer free or very inexpensive home Internet service in 48 states and the District of Columbia. They work with device refurbishers, so individuals and their families can purchase discounted devices, including tablets and laptops under $200.00.

Free Basic Digital Literacy Training

Door County Library offers free computer & Internet courses 

 

TOOLS