The Catholic University of America
Emergency Preparedness for Instructional Continuity Plan
This Emergency Preparations for Instructional Continuity Plan provides instructions and resources for Catholic University faculty members that will help them continue course instruction when circumstances call for disruption of normal classroom instruction. The Plan highlights three elements for successful course instruction continuation:
- Communication - The key to coping effectively with emergency situations is being prepared and keeping communication lines open.
- Curriculum Delivery –The best available methods for continued course instruction include using remote delivery and distance learning technologies.
- Preparedness and Contingency Plans – Suggested methods are provided for practice drills and considerations are provided for unforeseen circumstances.
Faculty Instructional Continuity Plan Checklist
All faculty should be aware of the following information when developing their individual Plan and/or incorporate the following information into their individual Plan: