February 25, 2021 ☼ pandemic ☼ schools
Source: The Washington Post - Link
Both sides of the school reopening debate have it wrong. We shouldn’t be debating whether schools are safe to reopen. Instead, we should ask whether in-person schooling is essential. If it is — as many Americans, including President Biden, insist — then we should treat schools as we do hospitals. That means doing everything possible to them make safer, starting with vaccinating teachers.
So begins an interesting article that seems to have a lot of sense. We Americans love to demand things, but don’t want to pay the price. In this case, the prioritizing of resources for schools to reopen properly.