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Pandemic Outbreak Management Measures

Pandemic Outbreak Management Measures

A school district’s ability to keep their students and staff safe and healthy is dependent on knowledge regarding pandemic flu and recommended strategies for illness management. This webpage contains resources and tools to assist with the following:

  • Education of the illness prevention strategies with posters and pandemic flu curriculum,
  • Awareness of illness outbreaks with surveillance guidelines and tools,
  • Implementation of illness management strategies including exclusion criteria,
  • School closure resources and tools.

School collaboration with local public health departments, medical providers and emergency management personnel is critical to providing safe and effective care.

Pandemic Flu Management

Vaccination Clinics

School Closure

While continuity of instruction during a school closure is not required, the following is offered as an example:

Communicable Disease Prevention

Lessons on Communicable Disease Prevention K-12
New K-12 lessons on teaching about communicable disease prevention. Ten lessons, four elementary, three middle, and three high school that present this issue in a highly interactive and engaging way. A great way to bring this important topic to your classroom.


Wisconsin Resources

CDC Resources

Other Resources

For questions about this information, contact Louise Wilson (608) 266-8857