Tag: return to school

People sanitizing desks and chairs in a classroom

August 31, 2021

Scientists evaluate 7 different methods Michigan schools are using to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

a woman takes the temperature of a small girl in a face mask

August 30, 2021

As schools reopen, health officials worry about a predicted rise in COVID outbreaks.

a student works in class while wearing a face mask

August 27, 2021

The district has backtracked on its decision to defy a countywide mask mandate.

a boy in a face mask sits at a school desk and glares at the camera

August 26, 2021

State leaders refuse to issue a mask mandate so many districts are doing it themselves.

a woman holding a sign that reads "you can't catch a virus"

August 25, 2021

Climax-Scotts Community Schools will not require masks, defying a county-wide public health order.

the portage public schools administration building

August 25, 2021

Conspiracy theories and misinformation flew at a school board meeting discussing the mandate.

a chart showing projected COVID-19 increases

August 20, 2021

New data models from state epidemiologists show another surge on the horizon, similar to the spring surge.

a boy sits in classroom with a face mask on

August 19, 2021

Parents are predictably split in their opinions of the move, which comes as COVID cases soar in the county.

a child sits at a table in front of a laptop

August 19, 2021

Concerned parents ask school leaders to allow students to go back online during COVID surge.

August 17, 2021

Despite guidance encouraging it, many school districts in Michigan won’t require mask wearing.