COVID-19 Action Plan

Wyoming Department of Education > Superintendent's Weekly Update > COVID-19 Action Plan

Dear Superintendents,

Federal FYI:

This week President Biden announced his COVID-19 Action Plan. The plan focuses on three priority areas:

  • Get more people vaccinated.
  • Decrease hospitalizations and deaths from COVID-19.
  • Keep schools and our economy open.

President Biden also announced that the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is developing a rule that will require all employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their workforce is fully vaccinated or require workers to produce a negative test result at least  weekly. While this requirement has been widely publicized around its impact on workers in the private sector, it is probable that public sector employees – including K-12 educators – will be included in the 26 states and 2 territories that have OSHA-Approved State Plans. Wyoming is one of the states with an OSHA approved plan. We anticipate more information in the coming days.


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Students at the Wild West Air Show STEM DAY on September 10

Memos to be released today:

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