US Dept of Ed: Services for Children with Disabilities During Coronavirus Outbreak

US Dept of Ed: Services for Children with Disabilities During Coronavirus Outbreak

March 15, 2020
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From the US Department of Education, March 2020, ‘QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON PROVIDING SERVICES TO CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 OUTBREAK

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is responding to an outbreak of
respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus named coronavirus disease 2019
(COVID-19). The CDC has issued interim guidance to help administrators of public and
private childcare programs and K–12 schools plan for and prevent the spread of
COVID-19 among students and staff. See Interim Guidance for Administrators of
US Childcare Programs and K–12 Schools to Plan, Prepare, and Respond to
Coronavirus Disease 2019 available at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-
ncov/specific-groups/guidance-for-schools.html