(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending schools keep to the current COVID-19 guidelines, including mask-wearing and distancing, for the remainder of the school year as most students aren't fully vaccinated. The agency provided the update on May 15 to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Nebraska study on asymptomatic COVID-19 cases in schools has found that infection rates may be higher than previously believed. OPS PROTECTS, an Omaha Public School district program in a partnership with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, found that infection rates... Read More.
(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- This 17-year-old is the first Black valedictorian in her New York high school's 152-year history. Onovu Otitigbe-Dangerfield will graduate in June from Albany High School with a 4.0 GPA. "It's overwhelming and really surreal to me, especially hearing from Black girls from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky anticipates that all schools will be fully in person and no longer remote in September 2021. "We should anticipate, come September 2021, that schools should be full-fledged in person and all of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky anticipates that all schools will be fully in person and no longer remote in September 2021. "We should anticipate, come September 2021, that schools should be full-fledged in person and all of our... Read More.
By Devin Dwyer and Jacqueline Yoo, ABC News(MAHANOY CITY, Pa.) -- When 14-year-old Brandi Levy didn't make the varsity cut as a freshman cheerleader for the Mahanoy Golden Bears, she sounded off on social media, as teenagers are known to... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Targeted violence against schools is preventable, if the warning signs are identified, according to a new report by the Secret Service released Tuesday.The report by the Secret Service's National Threat Assessment Center studied 67... Read More.
By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Wednesday announced a plan to allocate $10 billion toward implementing COVID-19 screening tests for teachers, staff and students to help districts reopen safely, according to a news release from the... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — New York City high school students who chose in-person learning in the beginning of the school year will return to their classrooms on March 22, more than five months after officials temporarily switched all students... Read More.
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden is about to wade into the debate over reopening schools with a visit to two schools Wednesday in Connecticut and Pennsylvania alongside the newly confirmed Education Secretary Miguel Cardona.The trip... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(BOSTON) -- Elementary school students in Massachusetts may return to in-person learning five days a week by April, education officials said Tuesday.Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Commissioner Jeffrey Riley announced Tuesday morning that... Read More.
By ZOHREEN SHAH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has said he supported schools safely reopening, advocated for doors opening immediately during an interview with ABC News Sunday, saying, “At the end of the day, we can do this... Read More.