Coronavirus, Tulsa COVID-19 Update – August 20

The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire

 

Situation Update

To date, the Tulsa Health Department (THD) has confirmed 11,873 positive COVID-19 cases in Tulsa County. 10,389 residents have recovered and 123 have died. Test results are updated daily at www.tulsa-health.org/COVID19.  For the most up-to-date news, information and business resources in Tulsa, visit www.cityoftulsa.org/COVID-19.

Tulsa Parks Student Support Camps

To help support City employees with children, Tulsa Parks is opening up several of its community centers to offer Student Support Camps for school-aged children. To launch this effort, Tulsa Parks is hiring school support aides to help staff these camps. If you or someone you know has teaching or childcare experience and needs work, call (918) 596-7275. Positions are full-time, temporary positions, that pay $12/hour.

Each camp is designed to ensure each child’s distance/virtual learning needs are met, while providing a safe environment for them to complete their coursework and learning in. Children will be monitored in socially distanced “pods” with one adult per average of 10 kids. To keep everyone safe, there will be daily COVID questionnaires, temperature checks, and masks will be mandatory for children and staff.

These camps will first be open to City employees, and depending on open slots and staffing,


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