Kentucky officials plan to hold a virtual town hall today about reopening schools.
The virtual event will be held from 1 to 3 central time this afternoon and will focus on reviewing the major points of the state’s “Healthy at School” guidance, according to statement from the Kentucky Department of Education. It is geared toward state educators and other school support staff but is open to the public, according to state officials
State Education and public health officials, along with Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman, will participate in the two-hour virtual town hall. The virtual meeting will be held on the Kentucky Department of Education media portal.
Interim Education Commissioner Kevin Brown said the main goal is to go over the five main areas of the flagship document as well as give a high-level overview of the state-level guidance documents we have issued and how to find them on the KDE COVID-19 website.