Reopening Schools During COVID — A Scientist’s Perspective

Our status as of August 31, 2020 — the number of cumulative cases for the US is over 6 million, globally we are over 25 million. COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering — (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University
  • Wear a mask, if your school doesn’t mandate it, demand that change from the school board.
  • Ensure your school has adequate hand washing and sanitizing stations
  • Ensure your school has the ability to enact a hybrid program that allows for staggered school attendance that enables proper social distancing
  • If you can, keep your children at home. This enables those children who truly need to attend school to be there as often as possible.
  • Reach out to your leaders and representatives. Ask your reps to support the science — masks can work when used properly!
  1. SUPPORT HB2630 Protections for Childcare and Preschool providers
  2. SUPPORT HB2786 Increasing Broadband to Unserved and Underserved Areas
  3. SUPPORT HB2768 Ensuring Transparency About COVID-19 in Schools
  4. SUPPORT HB2809 & HB2810 COVID-19 Childcare Assistance
  5. REJECT SB1243 School District Opt-Out Option for Mask Mandate

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