Address the following questions in relation to the development of safe and effective plans to return children to in-school educational settings during the Covid pandemic or provide alternate planning to meet their educational needs: 1) What could be the role of public health in this planning and potential decision making? Give specific examples. 2) How could public health work with school districts specifically in relation to monitoring the health status of both children and staff, surveillance, education, outreach and community collaborations? Give specific examples. 3) Has your local school district involved public health in planning efforts and if so, overview how this has been accomplished. If not, how could this be achieved effectively?