Ordinarily, I’d add these new articles and videos to The Best Posts Predicting (& Showing) What Schools Look Like During The Pandemic. However, that list is just getting too massive. So, in the future, if you want to find these in one place, click here:
U.S. mask mandates are lifting quickly, but there are notable exceptions. is from The NY Times.
With Chicago schools poised to shift to a mask-optional policy next week, the district plans to renew a push to increase vaccination rates at schools with low vaccine uptake. https://t.co/dfjDRGpEl6
— Mauricio Peña (@MauricioPena) March 8, 2022
Mask mandates are definitely on the way out, but CDC study finds that last fall, they did reduce covid rates in school. Will be interesting to see what happens if/when there's another surge https://t.co/21Yfo3r9v0
— Laura Meckler (@laurameckler) March 8, 2022
This is just the latest in a long line of just plain bad pieces The Atlantic has published about schools & COVID. The replies do a good job of pointing out all the holes in this suggestion. Perhaps they should consider asking people who work in schools to write their pieces? https://t.co/KoZ3DBjkgE
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) March 8, 2022