Federal & State Guidance


National Guidance

  • President Biden’s Administration // Executive Order on School Reopening

    • The executive order calls for the collection of data needed to inform the safe reopening and continued operation of elementary and secondary schools, child care providers, and Head Start programs, and ensure that such data are readily available to State, local, Tribal, and territorial leaders and the public, consistent with privacy interests, and that such data are disaggregated by race, ethnicity.

  • Centers for Disease Control // Schools & Child Care Program Resources

    • This page will offer information for preparing for a safe return to schools as well as guiding principles and mitigation strategies to use when operating schools during Covid-19. There is also information on daily operations and testing and contact tracing. For general information about Covid-19, visit the CDC home page.

  • US Small Business Administration // Economic Injury Disaster Loan Info for Nonprofits

    • This page will walk you through how to apply for SBA Disaster loans. They are now accepting new applications for Covid-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans.

  • Regional Education Laboratories // Covid-19 Evidence-Based Resources and Guidance

    • The RELs have collaborated to produce this series of evidence-based resources and guidance about teaching and learning in a remote environment, as well as other considerations brought by the pandemic.

Montana Guidance

  • Montana DPHHS // Montana Specific Covid-19 Updates and Info

    • This resource map will provide specific information for Montana Covid-19 cases by County. Updates are made by 10:00 a.m. daily.

  • Montana’s Office of Public Instruction // School-Specific Covid-19 Updates and Guidance

    • This page provides information on the Reopening Montana Schools Guidance, which includes the areas of school nutrition, social-emotional support, MHSA Fall Sports Guidance. You will also find more information about the Montana Learn and Montana Flex 2020 Task Forces.

  • Montana Nonprofit Association // Resources for Nonprofits as Businesses, Employers & Service Providers

    • This page is designed to provide you up-to-date resources and information to help you make the best decision for your organization and community. This is inclusive of relief funding, news and updates, and specific tools and resources for nonprofits.

  • Montana Department of Labor // Resource Guide for Montana Employers and Employees

    • This page, updated regularly by the MT Dept. of Labor & Industry, provides information for employers, employees, self-employed, and independent contractors.