• If that teacher has 5 classes a day with 30 students each, do all 150 of those students need to then stay home and quarantine for 14 days? Do all 150 of those students now have to get tested? Who pays for those tests?

  • If a teacher tests positive for COVID-19 are they required to quarantine for 2-3 weeks? Will a teacher need to use sick leave if they test positive for COVID-19 and have to quarantine? What happens if we run out of sick leave and have to quarantine multiple times due to others we come in direct contact with who test positive?

  • What is going to be protocol if a substitute isn’t secured for a class?

  • Substitutes teach in multiple schools. What if they are diagnosed with COVID-19? Do all the kids in each school now have to quarantine and get tested? Who is going to pay for that?

  • What is this stress going to do to our teachers? How does it affect their health and well-being? How does it affect their ability to teach?

  • What cleaning supplies will be provided for teachers and will we be required to purchase our own supplies once that supply has been exhausted?

  • Why is sanitizing desks not considered a priority? We were told we only needed to sanitize laptops, but as a middle school teacher, there will be multiple students sitting at one desk throughout each day.

  • What are the guidelines for classes with 25 or more students for social distancing?

  • Can I teach only Digital Learning classes as an option?

What options do we have if we have underlining conditions and should not be exposed but we don't have enough students sign up for the online option? 

Can I buy a thermometer and check the temperature every student who comes into my room, and, if a student does have a fever, send them directly to the nurse?

  • How will mask enforcement work? Will teachers be provided extra masks if students forget/lose their mask?

  • Do the school provided masks include a pocket for filter insertion for those of us who feel more comfortable with the extra layer?

  • Are teachers going to be required/even have access to have frequent testing? If not, why not?

  • How will consistency with learning/pacing be monitored if students have to move from face to face instruction to digital learning and back due to quarantine?