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White House, Education Dept, CDC call on COVID-19 testing in schools

January 13, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST

The Biden-Harris Administration announced new actions to increase COVID-19 testing in schools. White House, ED, and CDC will host a call with stakeholders on Thursday, January 13 from 2-2:30 PM ET to answer questions from you and your members. Please click here to register for the meeting and receive the Zoom link.

The Biden-Harris Administration is increasing COVID-19 testing for schools by:

  • Sending 5 Million No-Cost Point-of-Care Tests Per Month to Schools
  • Providing 5 Million Additional Lab-Based PCR Tests for Free to Schools Per Month
  • Deploying Federal Surge Testing Units to Support Free Testing Access for Students, School Staff, and Families at Community Testing Sites
  • Connecting Schools with COVID-19 Testing Providers to Set Up School Testing Programs using American Rescue Plan Funds
  • New Training, Resources, and Materials for Implementing Test to Stay in Schools



January 13, 2022
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST
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