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A majority of adults trust their schools to handle COVID but they also say preventing the spread of the virus is more important than keeping kids in classrooms.
Leaders in several districts have in recent days have announced that all students and staff, regardless of age or vaccination status, will be required to wear masks when the 2021-22 school year begins.
Administrators in dozens of districts, from the Northeast to the Mid-West, have decided to start 2022 remote as the omicron wave hits students and staff.
With schools closures again mounting in all parts of the country, the Biden-Harris administration hopes to counter omicron with a barrage of COVID testing.
Strong leadership and communication have been critical to administrative offices and all staff throughout schools.
Good indoor air quality is critical as schools return to in-person learning. Legislation and local guidelines are changing rapidly to address air quality in schools. With studies indicating a correlation […]
Staff shortages in the classroom and elsewhere are the leading reasons some big districts have shifted to virtual learning this week, with administrators hoping to bring students back quickly.
More than 80% of teachers said mentoring improves academic performance and also helps students become more independent learners.
Mask mandates are returning to dozens of districts just as many administrators had loosened COVID precautions in the weeks before omicron struck.
CEO Martinez cites low COVID transmission in schools as teachers union 'work action' could close schools for weeks.
More large urban districts have shifted to remote learning as teachers unions squared off with administrators in Chicago and New York over in-person learning.