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Watch: Gov. Reynolds news conference on Iowa's plan to reopen schools

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds updates the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak during a news conference at the Statehou
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds updates the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak during a news conference at the Statehouse, Thursday, June 18, 2020, in Des Moines. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, pool)

Gov. Kim Reynolds provided more details Thursday on Iowa's "return to learn" plan for reopening schools during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Watch the replay of the news conference in the video above. 

» FULL STORY: Schools can request temporary all-virtual instruction if 10% of students are absent

» What happens if a student gets sick? This is what the state recommends. Click the link to see the documents shared during the news conference. 

Earlier this month, the governor declared that Iowa’s public school districts and accredited private schools must “take all efforts” to resume face-to-face education when the new school year begins. 

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