Reopening Schools

Reopening Schools

Editor’s note: Many links on this page were shared by Stephen Goforth. You can find his blog here.


EWA: How to Cover COVID-19 Mandates at Colleges and Universities
Tips and resources from the Education Writers Association.

College COVID-19 Data Dashboards
Google Sheet is a deep collection of links to college dashboards.

Chronicle of Higher Education: List of Universities Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations

SPLC: Can We Publish Crowded School Hallways During COVID-19?

NY Times: Tracking Coronavirus Cases at U.S. Colleges and Universities

NY Times: More Than 6,600 Coronavirus Cases Have Been Linked to U.S. Colleges

NY Times: COVID Tests and Quarantines: Colleges Brace for Uncertain Fall

Journalist’s Resource: COVID-19 School Closings and Child Abuse Link
Studies show ties between the two.

Journalist’s Resource: Studies on Kids Dealing with Mental Health Issues During COVID-19

NY Times: How the Pandemic is Imperiling a Working-Class College

Fauci: Vaccines Should Allow California Colleges to Teach In-Person Next Fall

Washington Post: Study: Students Can Return to College if Tested

ABC News: Why Stopping COVID at Schools May Not Be as Easy as Taking Temperatures

USA Today: Tailgates, Frat Parties May Mean COVID Super Spread, Experts Warn

ABC News: With Petition and Lawsuits, Some Students Demand Lower Tuition

NY Times: How to Go to College During a Pandemic

CNN: First Amendment Experts Call on Schools Not to Penalize Stuents Sharing Photos of Maskless Students


Student Press Law Center: Resources for Covering the Coronavirus

National Coalition Against Censorship/SPLC: Student Journalist Coronavirus Toolkit

SPLC: Can We Publish Crowded School Hallways During COVID-19?

Poynter: Reliable Resources for College Media Covering COVID-19

SPLC: Free Expression and the Coronavirus Pandemic

ICFJ: Tips for Early Career Journalists During the Pandemic

RTDNA: Journalism Students, Grow Your Career When Your School Shuts Down

Poynter: Journalism Resources for Professors and Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Map: College Reopening Plans for Fall 2020
From The Daily Pennsylvanian student newspaper.

Guidelines for Reporting on/During Coronavirus Outbreak for Journalism Students

List of Student Media Covering Coronavirus
List of media, dedicated pages and details of what they’re covering. Organized by Michele Day at Northern Kentucky University.

How to Help Student Journalists if You Cancel Their Internship


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