July 27, 2020–New additions to NJSBA’s COVID-19/School Restart Center include new CDC guidelines, information on the state’s virtual-only instruction option, and offerings from the National Association of School Psychologists.

Preparing K-12 School Administrators for a Safe Return to School in Fall 2020 The CDC issues revised guidelines on school reopening. Posted July 27.

Supplemental Guidance: Clarifying Expectations Regarding Full-time Remote Learning Options for Families in 2020-2021 This NJ Department of Education document addresses the virtual-only option, which must be offered to parents. Posted July 27.

National Association of School Psychologists: Return to School The organization offers a variety of resources for school districts to support the learning and well-being of students, their families and others in the school community. Posted July 27.


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