Results from a CDC study conducted in Utah suggested the Test to Stay strategy could keep more students in class, but concerns remain about rapid test accuracy.
More than 180,000 children have caught COVID over the past month, but the risk of severe disease appears to still be rare.
Increased testing, vaccines, and loosened quarantine restrictions among strategies districts are employing to keep students in-person at school.
The Delta variant of the coronavirus is not the only respiratory pathogen that might spread through schools this year.
Delta variant is more contagious and those vaccinated appear able to spread it in rare breakthrough cases, says the CDC. Masking is seen as a necessary strategy to keep open schools.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released new COVID-19 guidance that breaks with the CDC by urging universal masking regardless of vaccination status.
The highly contagious coronavirus strain is fueling case upticks across the globe. What does that mean for this coming school year?
Masks for the unvaccinated remain, as does 3-foot distancing, but surface spread has been deemphasized
Educators likely can leave their masks home in a matter of weeks, says Dr. Joseph G. Allen, of the T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard University
COVID grief, loss, and trauma from the past year may not be easy to talk about but it’s something that should be properly addressed in the classroom
Rutgers University recently became one of the first universities to require vaccine passports for its 71,000-plus students
In this recent Tech & Learning virtual roundtable, educators and professionals talk about the building blocks of a student safety district program.
School COVID testing can help keep the nation’s schools open to in-person learning but there are still questions about the availability of tests and regulations around administering them.
The U.S. Department of Education’s recent National Safe School Reopening Summit included best practices, resources, and more to support the return to in-person learning
The National Safe School Reopening Summit will bring together educators and stakeholders on March 24 to address concerns and look ahead
The 6-foot distance requirement has kept many kids out of school. Here’s why it’s no longer recommended.
It's human nature to let down our guard in certain situations. Here are some Covid-related risks to keep an eye on