• Fauci: Schools should be outdoors as much as possible

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    The nation's top infectious disease expert is urging school districts developing their plans for reopening for the new academic year to offer as many outdoor activities as possible, from classes to recess and lunchtime
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  • My Child Has Asthma: Should They Return To School? We Asked The Experts

    My Child Has Asthma: Should They Return To School? We Asked The Experts

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Let's face it: the question about whether kids should return to school buildings during this shitshow of a pandemic has been heavy. Parents, teachers , and school administrators have been losing sleep over it for weeks. Re-opening plans have been hatched, and then changed. Parents are scrambling to figure out childcare, wondering if their school plans are safe, trying to make sense of weird-ass schedules, and just basically feeling like they don't know WTF is going on or what to do.
    Kids, Asthma, Respiratory Infections, And COVID-19
    If your child is one of the more than 6 million kids in...
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  • NYC Parents And Teachers Have A Lot Of Unanswered Questions About School Reopening Plans

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Late last week, the New York City Health Commissioner, Dr. Oxiris Barbot, resigned. That same day, the city's School Chancellor sent out a city-wide email to parents outlining protocols that will be taken upon the school reopening, slated for in-person instruction this September. His protocols weren't dissimilar to other districts' safety plans: masks are required, extra cleaning will be done, and social distancing will be practiced.
    What remains unclear in New York City is if parents will choose to even send their kids, or if teachers will feel safe enough to return. For a while, we...
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