“It’s about keeping people safe and alive,” Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said on the city’s decision to cancel all in-person learning in its public schools as cases of COVID-19 rise.
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Positive Test Rate of 11 Percent? France’s Schools Remain Open.
Many European nations have managed to flatten the coronavirus surge while keeping schools open, reducing academic and economic disruption.
As COVID-19 soars in many communities, schools attempt to find ways through the crisis
Read our COVID-19 research and news. Science’s COVID-19 reporting is supported by the Pulitzer Center and the Heising-Simons Foundation. Schools around the world are again the site of a large, and ...
Newton Coronavirus Case Count Rises Again
There were eight additional positive cases in the Newton Public Schools this week. Three are in-person hybrid learning students ... new cases per day is less than 10 per 100,000 people. Boston's rate, ...
U.S. COVID deaths top 250,000 as New York City schools halt in-person classes
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 surpassed a grim new milestone of 250,000 lives lost on Wednesday, as New York City's public school system, the nation's largest, called a halt to in-classroom ...
NYC schools halt in-person classes as U.S. COVID cases top quarter-million
New York City’s public school system, the nation’s largest, called a halt to in-classroom instruction on Wednesday, citing a jump in coronavirus infection rates, as the U.S. death toll from the ...
As COVID-19 cases soar, New York City schools halt in-person classes
New York City’s public school district, the largest in the United States, will halt in-person instruction starting Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced, citing soaring coronavirus infection rates ...
New York public schools halt classes
New York City's school district, the largest in the United States, will halt in-person learning in the latest major restriction as the nation's coronavirus ...
New York City schools to close again as virus rate rises
New York City is shuttering schools to try to stop the renewed spread of the coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday in a painful about-face for one of the first big U.S. school systems to .