Maybe the “follow the science” excuse has become the left’s ultimate copout and now even the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has to be unequivocally clear. “Because of the importance of in-person learning, schools, where not everyone is fully vaccinated, should implement physical distancing to the extent possible within their structures, but should not exclude students from in-person learning to keep a minimum distance requirement” the CDC recommended Friday.
Teachers and students who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are not recommended to wear masks, and those who are unvaccinated should continue to wear masks, according to the new CDC guidelines. This includes children under the age of 12 for whom a vaccine has not yet been approved.
Teachers Unions have resisted reopening schools, primarily using the notion that not everyone has been or will be vaccinated. Now, the CDC is clearly stating in-person learning should be offered, even in cases where students cannot sit at least three feet apart, or in the event that not everyone is vaccinated.
National Review reports the guidance comes after a year in which the majority of American students participated in virtual schooling. “This is a big moment,” Dr. Richard Besser, the former acting director of the CDC told the New York Times.
“It’s also a recognition that there are real costs to keeping children at home, to keeping them out of school, that school is so important in terms of children’s socialization and development and it provides other supports as well” added Besser.
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