COVID-19 vaccines for teachers, a key to reopening schools, comes down to location – and luck

More than 3,200 pre-K and special education students returned to classrooms in mid-January for two weeks, but those classes shifted online last week amid an impasse in negotiations between the union and City Hall. Since Jan. 9, the district has reported 124 actionable cases of COVID-19, according to officials. “We successfully opened school at the… Continue reading COVID-19 vaccines for teachers, a key to reopening schools, comes down to location – and luck

Trump Announces New Guidelines For Reopening Schools

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the White House, Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Public schools should delay reopening in coronavirus hotspots, but should open fully if they want to receive tens of billions of dollars in new federal aid, President Trump said in a White House briefing. At the news conference on Thursday, Trump talked in more detail than he has in the past about school reopening. He… Continue reading Trump Announces New Guidelines For Reopening Schools

Ekiti reopens schools for graduating pupils July 20

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday announced the plans of the state government to reopen schools across the state effective July 20. The governor, who spoke in a statewide broadcast on Tuesday evening, said, as part of efforts to curtail and contain community spread, the state would start random community testing for the virus.… Continue reading Ekiti reopens schools for graduating pupils July 20