Coronavirus & Pandemic Resources

WASA is monitoring the Coronavirus Outbreak. See the following list of resources:

WASA
Hanover Research Resources

OSPI

https://www.k12.wa.us/about-ospi/press-releases/novel-coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-resources
Serving Students with Disabilities Amidst School Closures led by Glenna Gallo, Assistant Superintendent, OSPI

AASA Resources and Recommendations
• 
AASA Corona Virus resource page
 Pandemic Flu Checklist K–12 Administrators
 Map: COVID19 and School Closures
• Meeting Students' Nutritional Needs During a Pandemic: A Resource for School Superintendents

Student Data/Privacy Related Content
 Future of Privacy Forum's two-pager on Disclosing Student Information During School Emergencies for Schools (mostly focused on school safety context)
• The newly updated joint HIPAA/FERPA guidance from the US Dept of Ed and HHS
• This 2009 guidance from US Dept of Ed on FERPA and H1N1
• US Department of Ed's 2010 guidance on FERPA and the Disclosure of Student Information Related to Emergencies and Disasters

Special Education
• CASE Considerations for Special Education Administrators

National and International Resources
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
• Coronavirus Disease Information
• Pandemic Basics, Strategies for Schools Managing a Pandemic

World Health Organization (WHO): Coronavirus Updates and Information

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Pandemic Information

U.S. Department of Labor (OSHA) Website

Responding to Coronavirus: A Downloadable Guide for Schools—from Education Week

Family Resources
• Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource
• Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus
• When and How to Wash Your Hands

Governor's Proclamations
Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act
• Stay Home—Stay Healthy
• Restrictions for college campuses
• Amendment to the prohibitions of gatherings of 250
• Long-term care worker shortage
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Expanding the closure of K–12 schools statewide