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Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning and Developing a COOP Annex

Event Date: August 05, 2016


  • Emma Poon, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA);
  • Felicia McGee, Texas School Safety Center;
  • Thomas Gambino, New Jersey Department of Education; and
  • Akshay Jakatdar, Director of Technical Assistance, REMS TA Center.



On Friday, August 5, 2016, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, the REMS TA Center, on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education’s (ED) Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS), hosted a Webinar on COOP Planning and Developing a COOP Annex.

Presenters in this Webinar discussed the development of a COOP Annex and the connection to the six-step planning process. They also provided state-level insight on activating COOP within 12-hours and 30-days following an event.

This 1 hour Webinar included a live PowerPoint presentation as well as a Question and Answer session following the presentation.

This Webinar recording is played back through Adobe Connect using an Internet connection.