School Board Can Revisit Decision
Last updated 8/11/2021 at 10:45am
With a new school year arriving, I am happy to see in-school learning for our children.
However, I am disappointed Gov. Cooper only recommends N.C. schools require wearing of masks rather than exercising his authority to mandate their use. As a result, this has put enormous pressure on local Boards of Education to maintain a mask mandate.
As children are returning to school there is a surge in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations fueled by the rapid spread of the Delta coronavirus.
This variant is ruthless and highly contagious. The American Academy of Pediatrics recently reported on...