About this episode
Every institution has implemented several well-established short-term practices for reopening, such as social distancing, wearing masks, adjusting classroom capacity, and daily temperature checks, etc. but how can technology be used to enable a new hybrid educational environment that keeps students and faculty safe in the long-term?
Over the past several weeks, we've spoken with many institutions about implementing contact tracing as part of their long-term COVID-19 strategy. With contact tracing gaining momentum as a critical service, school leaders must understand what it is and how it can be implemented successfully.
In this episode, Skye Jaundoo, Customer Success Manager and Enterprise Sales Executive (Higher Education), speaks with her colleague, VP of Engineering at SecurEdge WiFi, Michael McNamee, about integrating contact tracing into a long-term plan that supports the new educational normal.
In this episode, you'll hear:
- What's currently happening in higher education due to COVID-19
- Are students actually going to be returning to campus
- What is Contact Tracing
- How you can use your WiFi infrastructure to enhance contact tracing
- What tools (hardware, software) you need to get started