Analysis: Covid school quarantines are a new division we don't need right now
The nationwide shortage of bus drivers is one of the obstacles to the commitment to get students into brick-and-mortar classrooms.
Massachusetts has called on the National Guard to get kids to and from school.
Two weeks at home for an otherwise healthy kid is not something parents want to deal with, but they also don't want to simply ignore the Covid-19 cases.
"I think like a lot of parents in my district and county are very upset with the decision they made.
CDC's guidance, as of August 5, offers a special exception to its close contact recommendations for kids in schools.
It suggests quarantine only in cases where students were less than three feet from a person when one or both were unmasked .
It is almost entirely redIn Mississippi, more than 20,000 students have tested positive since school started.
In Florida, close to 50,000 kids in the states major school districts have had to quarantine.
Ron DeSantis argues In Florida, close to 50,000 kids in the states major school districts have had to quarantine.
One expert said on CNN the answer may be requiring vaccines for eligible students, as schools in Los Angeles are doing.
"It's gonna have to happen if we're going to get kids through the school year," he saidGonna need the vaccine to be approved first.
The stories vary from state to state but the theme of learning to live in the Covid-19 world is the same.