Gov UK - Online education resources during Covid-19

Online educational resources for schools and parents to help children to learn at home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.


NSPCC - Advice and Support for parents and carers during Covid 19

Whether you're working from home with your kids for the first time or supporting children with anxiety due to coronavirus, we've got tips and advice for you.


Family Lives

Helpline:  0808 800 2222   

Home schooling your child

Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in raising children, from dads and mums, grandparents, stepparents and non-resident parents.  Our role is to support all of you to achieve the best relationship possible with the children that you care about, as well as supporting parenting professionals. 


Action for Children 

Parent Talk

Concerned about Covid-19? You’re not alone. We’ve pooled practical advice on everything from family life to home schooling.  Down-to-earth parenting advice you can trust.  We’re on hand to support parents, when you need us. Browse our articles on the most common parenting questions from our experts.  Or talk one-to-one with a qualified parenting coach about anything that’s worrying you.  It’s all free, and no topic is too big, small, or embarrassing.  


Channel Mum

Home Education

Home education resources

Channel Mum is the friendliest and most honest community for mums everywhere.  There is always a place for you here, because we know it takes a village to raise a child.  You can also chat to other mums and professionals in the Channel Mum Support Group.


BBC Bitesize

Use BBC Bitesize to help with your homework, revision and learning. Find free videos, step-by-step guides, activities and quizzes by level and subject.  Bitesize is the BBC's free online study support resource for school-age pupils in the United Kingdom. It is designed to aid pupils in both schoolwork and, for older pupils, exams.



Instant access to inspirational lesson plans, schemes of work, assessment, interactive activities, resource packs, PowerPoints, teaching ideas We support and work with educators including primary and secondary teachers, childminders, nursery workers, home educators and parents.


Khan Academy

Daily Schedule during school closures

We’re a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.  Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computing, history, art history, economics, and more. 


Oak National Academy

Oak National Academy was created in April 2020 as a rapid response to the coronavirus outbreak.  Teachers and colleagues from leading education organisations came together to support schools’ efforts to keep children learning.  With the support of hundreds of teachers, sector bodies, unions and subject associations, we’ll be continually listening to your feedback to improve and extend our range of free resources.



Good Housekeeping guide to free educational resources

These Education Companies Are Offering Free Activities to Parents During School Closure.  You don't need to be a teacher or an educator to get access.