(CDC) COVID-19 Guidance for Operating Early Care and Education/Child Care Programs - Updated 7/9/21

(CDC) COVID-19 Guidance for Operating Early Care and Education/Child Care Programs  -  Updated 7/9/21

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated COVID-19 Guidance for Operating Early Care and Education/Child Care Programs on July 9, 2021. 

 Summary of Recent Changes Updates as of 7/9/21

  • Updated the guidance for mask use and physical distancing for fully vaccinated people. Generally, fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing.
  • Expanded the guidance for how organizations can promote vaccinations among staff and families.
  • Updated the guidance for outdoor mask use among people who are not fully vaccinated. Generally, people can be outdoors without masks.
  • Added information on health equity.