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Who decides whether or not schools should reopen?

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In this NewsHour lesson, find out who actually decides how and when schools open, and the role students may play in the decision. Continue reading

Ask Juliette Kayyem: What will it take for communities to feel safe reopening schools?

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Listen to this interview with Juliette Kayyem and discuss how safe reopening might be possible. Continue reading

Educator Voices: 41 teachers on what back to school should look like

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Children in an elementary school class wearing masks enter the classroom with desks spaced apart as per coronavirus guidelines during summer school sessions in Monterey…read more

Educator Voice: How do teachers really feel about returning to the classroom?

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Sari Beth Rosenberg, high school history teacher, New York. Credit: Sari Beth Rosenberg   By Sari Beth Rosenberg President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy…read more

Teachers in Florida push back against reopening mandate

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Florida’s governor and education commissioner are pushing for full classroom reopenings this fall, but some teachers and health authorities are pushing back. Continue reading

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