Returning to K-12 Education: Using Science to Keep Children, Teachers and Staff Safe

Wendy Armstrong Caitlin Rivers Donna Mazyck Dorte Lange

Presenters' slides (PDF): Wendy Armstrong, Caitlin Rivers, Donna Mazyck, Dorte Lange

Webinar transcript (PDF)



The 13th COVID-19 Conversations webinar covered: takeaways from recent data and expert opinion on opening K-12; lessons from K-12 reopening experiences in Europe; incorporation of pandemic health practices in schools; and plans for the Spring 2021 semester.

Our Expert Panel:

  • Wendy Armstrong, MD, Emory University (Moderator)
  • Caitlin Rivers, PhD, Johns Hopkins University Center for Health Security
  • Donna Mazyck, MS, RN, NASN, CAE, FNASN, National Association of School Nurses
  • Dorte Lange, Danish Union of Teachers

Webinar #12: Managing Ongoing Surges — Lessons From the Front Lines

Webinar #11: Reopening Colleges and Universities During COVID-19

Webinar #10: Learning to Treat COVID-19 — Clinical Trials and Developing Therapeutics

Webinar #9: The Road to Immunity During COVID-19 — Developing and Distributing a Vaccine

Webinar #8: Summer of COVID-19 — Mitigating Direct and Indirect Impacts in the Coming Months

Webinar #7: Toward the 'New Normal' — Protecting Public Health as America Reopens 

Webinar #6: COVID-19 and Health Equity — Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts

Webinar #5: COVID-19 Testing: Possibilities, Challenges and Ensuring Equity

Webinar #4: Crisis Standards of Care During COVID-19

Webinar #3: Emerging Evidence on Spread and Treatment

Webinar #2: The Science of Social Distancing, Part 2

Webinar #1: The Science of Social Distancing, Part 1