State Information Center

This page will let you access state-specific information for all 50 states and the District of Columbia, including legislative dates and deadlines, certification policies, relevant COVID-19 information, and state advocacy contacts.

Please click on the state you are interested in to view that state’s information:

Alabama Hawai’i Massachusetts New Mexico South Dakota
Alaska Idaho Michigan New York Tennessee
Arizona Illinois Minnesota North Carolina Texas
Arkansas Indiana Mississippi North Dakota Utah
California Iowa Missouri Ohio Vermont
Colorado Kansas Montana Oklahoma Virginia
Connecticut Kentucky Nebraska Oregon Washington
Delaware Louisiana Nevada Pennsylvania West Virginia
Florida Maine New Hampshire Rhode Island Wisconsin
Georgia Maryland New Jersey South Carolina Wyoming
District of Columbia


Useful State and COVID-19 Resources

State COVID-19 Music Education School Guidance

Centers for Disease Control Strategies for Protecting K-12 School Staff from COVID-19

    • This resource contains guidance for music, choir, and performing arts teachers conducting indoor or outdoor classes, and cite the NFHS Performing Arts Aerosol Study as a resource

NFHS Performing Arts Aerosol Study- Round 1 Preliminary Results

National Conference of State Legislatures- State Actions to Close Budget Shortfalls in Response to COVID-19

National Conference of State Legislatures- Coronavirus (COVID-19): Revised State Revenue Projections

Education Commission of the States- 50 State Comparison Archives

School Districts’ Reopening Plans: A Snapshot

State-by-State Map of Where School Buildings Are Opened or Closed