Reopening Guidelines for Schools & Colleges
QUICK GUIDE: Releases from the union, public health, public education systems

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Click on the tabs below to quickly find reopening guidelines issued by the CFT, the AFT, the California Department of Public Health, and California systems of public education. You may click through to our articles about the release of each set of guidelines. The union guidelines support safe learning spaces for all students, educators, and support staff.

RECENT ADDITIONS

CFT

June 24, 2020
A Checklist for Safely Reopening California Schools and Colleges
The CFT urges unions to tailor this checklist to local conditions to best assist in ensuring a safe working environment for educators and students now and in the near future. The checklist covers three key areas — General Conditions, Infection Prevention, and Labor Relations. 

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AFT

June 1, 2020
Guide to Bringing Parents, Patients, Students and Community Together to Reopen America’s Schools Safely and Equitably
This is a step-by-step approach for educators, parents and communities.

April 29, 2020
A Plan to Reopen American Schools & Communities
Guidance for imagining a new normal for public education, public health and our economy in the age of COVID-19

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SCHOOLS

COMMUNITY COLLEGES

August 7, 2020
California Department of Public Health/CalOSHA
COVID-19 Industry Guidance: Institutions of Higher Education 
Includes areas of note for community colleges

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June 26, 2020
California Community Colleges
Report of the Safe Campus Reopening Workgroup

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UNIVERSITY

August 7, 2020
California Public Health Department/CalOSHA
COVID-19 Industry Guidance: Institutions of Higher Education

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