Johns Hopkins University: School Re-Opening in the Era of COVID-19
A series of seven self-paced educational modules providing U.S. school and district officials with best practices to reduce COVID-19 risk for kids, teachers, and staff during in-person learning. These modules cover a range of topics including implementing public health mitigation strategies, screening and testing approaches, and communicating with stakeholders about COVID-19.
Johns Hopkins University: Schools and COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions from Parents and Caregivers
Answers to common questions from parents and caregivers on schools and COVID-19. Available in English and Spanish.
CDC: Operational Strategy for K-12 Schools through Phased Mitigation
CDC recommendations for K-12 schools. Covers mitigation strategies to reduce transmission in schools, indicators of community transmission, and phased learning modes and mitigation.
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health: Risk Assessment and Testing Protocols for Reducing SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in K-12 Schools
Report developed by experts at Johns Hopkins University and Duke University to help school administrators assess the risk of SARS-COV-2 in their schools. Discusses key considerations in developing a screening program to regularly test students and staff.
Johns Hopkins University eSchool+ Initiative: School Reopening Policy Tracker
Real-time analysis of education recovery plans for K-12 schools put forth by states, territories, and national organizations.
OpenSmartEdu: COVID-19 Planning Guide and Self-Assessment for Higher Education
Website designed to guide higher education in planning operating strategies. Includes planning tools, databases, and trackers relevant for colleges and universities.
Webinars and Webcasts
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health: Back to School 2020
Webcast with Johns Hopkins University experts covering the topic of school re-opening and challenges leaders, teachers, parents, and students should consider in the coming months.
MCH Strategic Data: COVID-19 IMPACT: School District Status
Interactive map displaying teaching method, mask policy, and sports participation by school district.