Here are several guidelines to follow related to students with disabilities accessing school bus transportation, covering factors such as mask wearing, social distancing, hand sanitizer use and ventilation.
An analysis of reopenings plans from a nationally representative sample of 477 school districts found that nearly half are returning to full in-person instruction, with that model being far more likely in rural communities compared to suburban and urban ones.
In a National PTA webinar, infectious disease physicians answered questions from parents and teachers on COVID-19’s impact on children and youth and what current information indicates about how to mitigate risks for transmission in schools.
Supports are available to district leaders making complex school design decisions this summer. Because staffing and facilities constraints impact every approach, the tools help in understanding what is possible and what tradeoffs will have to be considered.