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Can We Achieve a Safe Return to School?

July 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Focus on Grades K-12

Join Alan Geller, Senior Lecturer on Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, for an interactive discussion on the complexities of returning children to school this fall. Professor Geller has been conducting a ‘listening tour’ with school superintendents, written policy briefs for a safe return to schools, and has been leading the effort to launch a statewide public awareness campaign on mask wearing by school-children. Topics covered will include: • State Guidelines • Social distancing in schools • Busing concerns • Mask wearing • Children as potential COVID-19 transmitters

Audience: Harvard staff, faculty, postdocs and affiliates