Collaborative Approaches to Getting Back to School

#ComeBackCASchools is a campaign designed by CCEE to spotlight local educational agencies’ (LEAs) collaborative approaches to getting California’s students back to school. It focuses on sharing tools, resources, and practices to leverage partnerships and facilitate dialogue among LEAs to support each other during the pandemic.

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Collaborative Approaches

Get information about how LEAs are collaborating to bring kids back to school safely.

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Share ComeBack Approaches

Do you have an LEA collaborative approach that has worked well? Share it with us.

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Social Media

Follow us on Twitter and (#ComeBackCASchools) for the latest news and updates on getting California kids back to school safely.

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The Field Guide

Provides LEAs, partners, and educators with tools to reflect on key learnings from 2020 to help reimagine education.

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Spotlight Summaries

Insights and Innovations

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COVID-19 Updates and Public schools

On behalf of the Administration, CCEE is hosting a series of webinars with the Safe Schools for All Team and leaders from public health.  To learn more about LEAs experiences with planning for and implementing the safe and successful return to in-person instruction, please check out our LEA spotlights, please click here.

Get the latest news, information and tools on getting kids back to school safely.


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California Safe Schools for All Consolidated Guidance

Released on 1/14/21, COVID-19 and Reopening In-Person Instruction Framework and Public Health Guidance for K-12 Schools In CA 2021-2021

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California Safe Schools for All Hub

The Safe Schools For All Hub consolidates key resources and information related to COVID-19 and schools. New resources will be added to the Hub on a routine basis.

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CCEE Hot Topics

CCEE Executive Director Tom Armelino discusses strategies for using blended learning in distance and in-person instruction with Dr. Catlin Tucker.

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Supporting School Safety Plans

Dr. Erica Pan, Acting State Public Health Officer, California Department of Public Health and Doug Parker, Chief, Division of Occupational Safety and Health, Department of Industrial Relations discuss updated Cal/OSHA requirements

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COVID-19 Updates and Public Schools

Dr. Ghaly, Secretary of the California Health & Human Services Agency and Dr. Pan, Acting State Public Health Officer at the California Department of Public Health provide an update on COVID-19 and its impact on public schools.

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