NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect until at least April 20, 2020.
Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Special Education Guidance and Resources for COVID-19

This page will provide Information for special education leaders, school personnel, and families about Coronavirus (COVID-19) and special education. It will be updated as additional guidance and resources become available.

Other sources of information educators and families should monitor about COVID-19 are:

For School Districts and Special Education Leaders

Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) / State Resources

U.S. Department of Education / Federal Resources

National Resources

For Families

Talking With Children About COVID-19

The websites and links from this page are for informational purposes only and have not been officially approved or endorsed by the Connecticut State Department of Education.