FAQ K-12 Public Schools in the Current COVID-19 Environment

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FAQ K-12 Public Schools in the Current COVID-19 Environment

Today, September 28, 2020, The U.S. Department of Education’s (Department’s) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released a new COVID-19-related technical assistance for elementary and secondary schools. The technical assistance document, Questions and Answers for K-12 Public Schools in the Current COVID-19 Environment, overviews frequently asked inquiries received by the Department and provides important information related to districts’ obligations under Section 504/Title II, Title VI, and Title IX as schools continue to make decisions regarding the provision of educational services for all children.