NATIONAL

Omicron Upends Return To US Schools And Workplaces

0
A healthcare worker administers a nasal swab to a driver at a drive-through COVID-19 testing site at Zoo Miami, Monday, Jan. 3, 2022, in Miami. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Some school systems around the U.S. have extended their holiday break or switched back to online instruction because of the explosion in COVID-19 cases. Others are pressing ahead with in-person classes amid a seemingly growing sense that Americans will have to learn to co-exist with the virus.

School districts in cities such as Milwaukee, New York, Detroit and beyond found themselves in a difficult position at the start of the second half of the academic year because of the super-contagious omicron variant.

Many parents want their children back in school, while some teachers fear infection.

 

Texas Lieutenant Governor Tested Positive For COVID-19

Previous article

Omicron Coronavirus Strain Confirmed In Cameron County

Next article

You may also like

More in NATIONAL