Here are today’s additions to The Best Posts Predicting (& Showing) What Schools Look Like During The Pandemic:
As schools reopen, more than 10,000 students and teachers across 14 states are quarantined for coronavirus exposure is from The Washington Post.
As Schools Prepare to Reopen Fully, Covid Safety Rules Are in Flux is from The NY Times.
This thread teaches a painful lesson: If you refuse masks and other measures to control the virus, you’ll end up with a far greater loss of normality, comfort, liberty, and life. https://t.co/qivFd9sG9q
— Will Saletan (@saletan) August 13, 2021
LAUSD orders all teachers and staff to be fully vaccinated by Oct. 15 is from The L.A. Times.
L.A. and Chicago are mandating vaccines for teachers, putting major pressure on other big school systems, including NYC. https://t.co/nlA9TXzqYj
— Dana Goldstein (@DanaGoldstein) August 13, 2021
Check out these over 100 replies. By the way, I was referring to three "school" years. I do understand that there are twelve months in each calendar year, and that we have not been in a pandemic for 36 months. https://t.co/hRGbxAU3ch
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) August 14, 2021
Cardona sends letters to TX and FL governors, criticizing their bans on CDC-recommended health measures in schools and making clear that @usedgov stands with districts who have resisted them:
TX: https://t.co/n1PF8eHdV5 pic.twitter.com/OgO2ejukk9
— Erica L. Green (@EricaLG) August 13, 2021