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CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks — but closing indoor dining and gyms

CDC researchers on Tuesday argued schools were unlikely to fuel major coronavirus transmission. The researchers suggested reopening schools with masks and social-distancing requirements. They said schools could be made safer with restrictions elsewhere such as restaurants and gyms. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. US schools began closing their […]
CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks — but closing indoor dining and gyms
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Georgia school district closes a second high school over COVID-19 outbreak

The Cherokee County School District announced Wednesday that it is closing a second high school due to a COVID-19 outbreak. The school district, north of Atlanta, Georgia, has not required students or staff to wear masks. “As of this morning, the number of positive cases at [Woodstock High School] had […]
Georgia school district closes a second high school over COVID-19 outbreak
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Within 11 days of schools opening, dozens of students and teachers have gotten COVID-19: ‘I truly wish we’d kept our children home’

As US schools begin reopening, dozens of students and school employees are testing positive for COVID-19. Hundreds of students and some teachers have been ordered to quarantine. Recent research suggests that children may spread the coronavirus as efficiently as adults. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Joel Barnes wanted […]
Within 11 days of schools opening, dozens of students and teachers have gotten COVID-19: ‘I truly wish we’d kept our children home’