Operational Guidance for K-12 Schools and Early Care and Education Programs to Support Safe In-Person Learning

Fatima Fokina

COVID-19 Community Levels and Associated Prevention Strategies CDC’s COVID-19 Community Levels help communities and individuals make decisions on what COVID-19 prevention strategies to use based on whether their community is classified as low, medium, or high. These levels factor in a combination of COVID-19 hospitalization rates, healthcare burden, and COVID-19 […]

Virginia Education Department rescinds diversity, equity programs in response to Youngkin’s order

Fatima Fokina

The programs Balow has rescinded or is working to rescind were established under Youngkin’s Democratic predecessor, Ralph Northam. They include a framework called “EdEquityVA” that aimed to eliminate racial and socioeconomic disparities in academic and disciplinary outcomes for students. They also include a website devoted to “culturally responsive” teaching, and […]