The Debate About School Reopening, Explained

It’s not looking good for the U.S.

The question of whether schools can and should reopen in the fall is becoming fraught. While so far the research suggests that children are not at a high risk of getting severe Covid-19, there are still several risks.

Increasing data has suggested that while children can get Covid-19, if they do get it…



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Alexandra Sifferlin

Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that