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COVID-19 Related Information (April 1, 2020)


Temporary Suspension of Student Withdrawal Regulations to Address the Continuity of Education in Community Colleges During the COVID-19 Declared State of Emergency

Temporary Suspension of Various Specified Grade-Related Regulations to Address the Continuity of Education in Community Colleges During the COVID-19 Declared State of Emergency

Emergency Planning for Instructional Interruptions

California Virtual Campus Online Ed Initiative Emergency Preparedness

CCCCO Student Resources/COVID-19 from Legislative Analyst Office, Governmental Relations

California Community Colleges website on Novel Coronavirus

Executive Order from CCCCO Suspension of Student Withdrawal regulations

Specific to Education

Community Workshops & Resources for Online Engagement and Support, 3CSN

Zoom and FERPA

Canvas Course General Accessibility Design Guideline

NADSP YouTube "The Role of the DSP and the Coronavirus"

EdSource Quick Guide on Coronavirus

College Health Association guide to address COVID-19 on campus

CDC guidance managing mental health and guidance for higher education administrators

Anxiety and Depression Association of America strategies and tips for coping with COVID-19, tips for practicing good self-care

The Hope Center resources for supporting college students offering free Jaws, Zoomtext and Fusion

Kurzweil is offering free programs


Guidance-on-Accommodations for Students with Disabilities in a Pandemic

Information on support for Students with Disabilities in an Online Environment

Emergency Planning for Instructional Interruptions

SDCCD DSPS: Considerations for Online Courses and Services

Southwestern College Disability Support Services Remote Access Plan for Services [PDF]

Department of Education – FAQ on FERPA and Coronavirus

Fact Sheet: Addressing the Risk of COVID-19 in Schools While Protecting the Civil Rights of Students [PDF, 385KB]

OCR - Online Education and Website Accessibility

Letter to Education Leaders on Preventing and Addressing potential discrimination associated with COVID-19

Protecting Student Privacy: FERPA and the Coronavirus


CA Dept of Public Health – COVID-19 updates

California Administrative Agencies regarding employment and the Coronavirus

CA Civil Rights Commission


World Health Organization (WHO) COVID-19 resources

Other Agencies

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Potential Procedural Adaptations for F and M Nonimmigrant Students


Interim Guidance for Administrators of US Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) to Plan, Prepare, and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

CDC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidelines

The Office of Postsecondary Education

Guidance for interruptions of study related to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Federal Student

Aid Coronavirus Information for Students, Borrowers, and Parents

Guidance for Disruptions on Study related to COVID-19

HIPAA Flexibility for Telehealth

American College of Health Association, response to Coronavirus Outbreak

OFCCP has issued a National Interest Exemption to facilitate response efforts for COVID-19

Wage and Hour Division

Information on common issues employers and workers face when responding to COVID-19

Office of Workers' Compensation

Programs guidance for federal employees outlining Federal Employees’ Compensation Act coverage as it relates to the novel coronavirus.

OSHA Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 –help employers respond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace

Temporary OSHA Guidance on Respiratory Protection Standard –suggestions to help increase the availability of for healthcare providers

COVID-19 Webpage – Provides infection prevention information specifically for employers and workers


What You Should Know About the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and COVID-19

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