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:
‘I Still Just Worry’: 3 Teachers on Covid’s Long Shadow Over American Schools is from The NY Times.
Mask or no mask? California schools leave the choice up to students, teachers as mandate ends is from The Sacramento Bee.
L.A. teachers union members approve deal to lift mandate and make masking optional is from The L.A. Times.
Masks can now come off inside L.A. Unified classrooms is from L.A. Times.
New York City plans to end its school mask mandate for children under 5. “We want to see our babies’ faces," Mayor Eric Adams said at a news conference at City Hall this morning: https://t.co/uMoba2MWpE
— Emma G. Fitzsimmons (@emmagf) March 22, 2022
"Placing a premium on 'individual choice' as a lens for making decisions in an intrinsically interlinked social world is limited at best, and often utterly nonsensical." – @jfeldman_epi & @abbycrts (both epidemiologists). https://t.co/8F4XSjIwcb
— Margaret Thornton, Ph.D. (she/her/hers) (@MaggieEThornton) March 22, 2022