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Free Interactive Sessions to Guide K-12 Principals in COVID-19 Best Practices

UCLA School of Education and Information Studies and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health to Provide Training for Schools in COVID-19 Risk Communication

 

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

The UCLA School of Education and Information Studies and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health will present, “Risk Communication in Schools During COVID-19,” a free, interactive, three-hour training for principals and school administrators. The training content was created by public health risk communication experts Dr. Deborah Glik and Dr. Cathy Lang, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health; the UCLA School of Education and Information Studies, and the UC San Francisco Center for Excellence in Primary Care. Additional support has been provided by the California Department of Public Health and California Connected.

Topics discussed will guide school administrators and principals in how to effectively use risk communication best practices to enhance COVID-19 prevention, screening, testing, and case management, as well as to decrease community transmission in schools. 

Three training options are available on Fridays, Feb. 19 and 26, and March 12. The sessions take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: 

Information will be forthcoming on a series of webinars focused on the safe reopening of schools during the pandemic will be hosted by the UCLA School of Education and Information Studies and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.

Click here to register for “Risk Communication in Schools During COVID-19.” 

For more information, contact Anna Peare, MPH, public health specialist and program manager for schools, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.

For a PDF of the flyer, click here.

Written by Joanie Harmon