Safely Back to School After Coronavirus Closures

System leaders around the world—at the federal, state, and district levels—are grappling with three important questions related to getting students safely back into the classroom:

  • When should schools reopen?
  • For which segments of students and teachers (if not everyone) should schools reopen?
  • What health and safety measures should schools adopt on reopening?

There isn’t one right set of answers to these questions. Infection rates fluctuate across communities, as does capacity of healthcare systems.

The complete report by McKinsey & Company is available below.

Safely Back to School