The following flow charts have been developed to help employees check what to do if they have symptoms of COVID, have been tested for COVID, or have been in close contact with someone who has COVID. Please use these resources to help with decision-making and next steps:
- Employee COVID-19 Protocols: Symptomatic and Positive COVID Test
- Employee COVID-19 Protocols: When You Are In Close Contact
MDH to provide at-home COVID tests
Educators, administrators, staff and school support professionals are eligible for one free at-home COVID-19 saliva test through the Minnesota Department of Health. Find more information about how to get the test and when to use it on this MDH Saliva Testing FAQ, and watch for additional information to come.
PPE for Staff
The Minnesota Department of Education is providing school districts with the following PPE for staff: 1 cloth face covering; 1 face shield for all licensed teachers. In addition, Edina Public Schools will supply 2 disposable face masks for each employee. These materials have been ordered and are expected to arrive before Sept. 8. They will be distributed as soon they are received.
Technology and Professional Learning Support
A reminder that all resources and professional learning are available in the EPS District PD Modules: 2020 Edition Schoology Course.