Preparing Teachers & Students for Online Learning

In response to the recent developments due to COVID19, SkillsCommons and MERLOT have created this FREE online resource to help both Teachers and Students prepare to start teaching and learning online.

Free Teaching and Learning Online Materials 

Teaching Online

Teaching Online

Teaching Online Resources
Free courses and resources to help you start teaching online.

Share Your Successes

Free Commercial Tech Companies offering services

Share the Free Resources You Use & Created  MERLOT provides easy ways for you to share the free teaching and learning materials with the world.

Customize a Version of this Site for Your Institution

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MERLOT can host a customizable version of this website for your institution.



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Institutions Utilizing the Teaching and Learning Online Website

This website has been updated March 5, 2021 . 

Learning Online

Learning Online

Learning Online Resources
Free courses and resources to help your students learn how to learn online.

Free Online Education Services

Free Online Ed Services

Free Online Education Services
Higher ed organizations offering free services to support online education in response to COVID-19.

MERLOT Partner helps social distancing on campus

Looking for new "social distancing" designs for campus learning spaces that will have to complement your online instructional strategies?  FLEXspace provides learning space layouts, specs, and planning resources that have been shared by higher education and commercial providers.    Explore a free library of learning space designs that addresses social distancing requirements.

Career/Technical Ed Resources

Career and Technical Education Resources

Free Career & Technical Education Services
SkillsCommons offering free services to support workforce development and work-based learning.



Accessibility Online
Information and resources to help you ensure accessibility for all learners.