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The coronavirus pandemic is continuing to have an impact on education as many schools approach the 2020-2021 school year.

State guidelines are continuing to be updated with the latest recommendations, and plans for the upcoming school year could change at any moment.

At this time, most school districts and universities plan to open with largely online and remote learning, with plans for increasing in-person learning as the year progresses.

Stay with KEZI 9 News for our SchoolWatch initiative for the latest information on the latest guidance and the impact it will have on students and families in Linn, Lane, Benton, Douglas and Coos counties.

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Teachers union blasts Gov. Brown's new school metrics

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WATCH: Gov. Brown announces new school COVID-19 metrics

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Robots delivering food around OSU campus

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Veneta Elementary School set for limited reopening Wednesday

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School districts delivering free meals to students

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South Umpqua High student has COVID-19

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4J to spend $540K on ventilation system to fight COVID-19

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UO reports 121 cases in first week of October

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Douglas High student claims school unsafe amid pandemic

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OSU to remain primarily online for winter term

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Teachers stage 'sickout' at Douglas High School

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Three GAPS employees get COVID-19

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OSU officials detect COVID-19 in wastewater

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Springfield parents react to district’s move to distance learning for all

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4J school district launches meal delivery service

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Springfield Public Schools move all classes online

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UO students missing 'togetherness' in return to school

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Sutherlin student tests positive for COVID-19

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4J reschedules student tech distribution days

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4J board votes to push back start of school year

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Springfield Public Schools delays start to Sept. 21

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Roseburg Public Schools providing child care for teachers

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School bus drivers take on new jobs during COVID-19 pandemic

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Changes coming to school bus rides in Springfield

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Springfield rally seeks to delay in-person K-3 classes

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Trade skills class aims to get high schoolers excited for the future

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‘Project Hope’ brings relief, stocks students with supplies

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Single, working parents speak out on distance learning

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First Douglas County school reopens for in-person classes

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Springfield schools begin installing air purifiers

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4J families now have third option for upcoming school year

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New guidance allows rural schools to reopen classrooms easier

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Roseburg school board approves back-to-school plan for fall

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Lane County COVID-19 numbers must drop for schools to reopen

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Roseburg schools change plans for fall reopening

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Gov. Brown announces COVID-19 metrics for Oregon schools

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Bethel School District reveals hybrid school reopening plan

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Here's what the CDC recommends schools do as they reopen

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Springfield school board approves furlough days

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School districts look to furlough days to save money

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Lebanon district announces partial furlough, three-day school week

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Experts caution 'covid slide' looming for children out of school

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Lowell School District goes the extra mile for students

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High school seniors look to uncertain future after closures

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Schools, parents prepare for closures; to-go meals planned

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High school sports taking hit from coronavirus

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Schools canceling events, activities after governor's announcement

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School districts staying calm after OHA releases coronavirus guidelines