Texas Tech University

College of Education Coronavirus Updates

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Last updated August 25, 2020 | 10:43 a.m.

Latest Communications

On this page you will find updates and communications specific to the Texas Tech University College of Education. For university-wide updates, visit https://www.depts.ttu.edu/communications/emergency/coronavirus/

For all concerns and matters relating to the College of Education's response to COVID-19, please contact Bret Hendricks, associate dean for academic affairs at 806-834-1744 or bret.hendricks@ttu.edu.

Archived Communications

Prevention Guidelines

If you experience symptoms of respiratory illness, seek care from the local health department or our personal health care provider.

  • Avoid nonessential travel to countries/regions with travel advisories/restrictions.
  • Do not travel if you are sick, stay home.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cough or sneeze into the elbow or sleeve – not the hands.
  • Fist bump instead of shaking hands.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Don't eat, drink, or smoke after others.
  • When using a tissue, throw it in the trash immediately after use.
  • Avoid touching the eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Avoid direct contact with animals (dead or alive).
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces