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Resources for Preparing for Pandemic Influenza

A listing of resources and information on preparing for and responding to a potential influenza pandemic.

California Department of Education Coronavirus (COVID -19) Home Page

Infectious Disease Control Measures

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Surveillance System

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Mitigation, Prevention, Preparedness, & Response

Flu.gov External link opens in new window or tab.
Information on pandemic influenza from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Safe Schools Planning
Information for safe schools planning, school safety issues, and prevention and intervention programs and strategies.

California Healthy Kids Resource Center External link opens in new window or tab.
Provides free loans of instructional resources to school personnel, including materials for programs to teach basic hygiene in the classroom.

Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance Center External link opens in new window or tab.
A project of US Department of Education, Office of Safe and Healthy Students

Crisis Response Box (PDF)
Developed in partnership with the California Department of Education and the California Attorney General's Office.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) External link opens in new window or tab.
Provides planning information for all types of emergencies and disasters, including pandemic flu.

U.S. Department of Education External link opens in new window or tab.
Provides information for schools on planning for pandemic.

Recovery

Preparing For Infectious Disease: Department Of Education Recommendations To Ensure The Continuity Of Teaching And Learning For Schools (K‐12) During Extended Student Absence Or School Dismissal External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF)

American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress, Teachers’ Guidelines for Crisis Response External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF)

National Association of School Psychologists, Information for Families and Educators External link opens in new window or tab.

National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, A Checklist for School Personnel to Evaluate and Implement the Mental Health Component of Your School Crisis and Emergency Plan External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Coping with a Traumatic Event External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF)

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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, March 4, 2020
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