COVID-19 Resources: Institutional Preparedness

Resources on institutional continuity planning. This category includes both general resources as well as examples of institutional continuity plans.

*** - Three asterisks means that we have identified these items as especially helpful and have pinned them permanently to the top of the list. After those items, all resources will be listed chronologically with the newest items first.

Title with Hyperlink Author Date Published
***COVID-19 EDUCAUSE 3/2020
***WCET icon symbolizing a WCET created resource.WCET 1:1 Video Interview: Gerrit T. Bakker, Senior Director, Public Health Preparedness, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. Gerrit and Megan Raymond (WCET) discuss general preparedness, current progression and warnings across the United States, and strategies for messaging students, staff, and faculty. WCET 3/3/20
***WCET icon symbolizing a WCET created resource.WCET 1:1 Video Interview: Pat James, a consultant and a Facilitator with @ONE Course (a service of the California Community Colleges Office of the Chancellor) who has vast experience dealing with continued instruction during natural disasters and emergencies. Pat and Megan Raymond talk about California's experience with disasters, moving courses online, financial implications, and compliance concerns. WCET 3/3/20
***OLC Continuity Planning and Emergency Preparedness Online Learning Consortium Continuously Updated
When emergency strikes: Lessons from college closures (requires submitting your information to access) Chronicle of Higher Education 3/2020
Making the Shift to Online Learning: Emergency Preparedness and Instructional Continuity OLC Webinar 3/6/20
Go home? For some students it's not so easy Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed 3/12/20
COVID-19 Leadership Checklist Bob Wise, Entangled Solutions 3/16/20
COVID-19 Response Guided Questions and Checklist Lisa McIntyre-Hite, Entangled Solutions 3/13/20
Coronavirus: Practical Considerations for Your Campus (offered on demand and registration fee required) National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) 2/27/20
COVID-19 Academic Continuity Plan University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 3/10/20