Teachers in large California districts have been waiting for the Covid-19 vaccine as school staff from smaller districts were vaccinated.
Hours after Gov. Newsom said schools could reopen before teachers are vaccinated, five school unions rebut that and other points.
A new plan, which begins next month, to vaccinate California residents more quickly could help teachers get their shots sooner.
If you are a teacher, when you get a Covid-19 vaccine depends greatly on where you work and how much vaccine that county has on hand.
Superintendents welcome any state help to get students back in the classroom, but massive testing and other conditions may give some districts second thoughts.
To open schools, Oakland Unified Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell argues that school staff be included in Phase 1b of vaccine distribution.
Education is a sector of our economy that can and should reopen safely with restrictions.