Tag: school reopening

State’s top leaders name education choice a priority in this year’s legislative session

While other states were mandating lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic, Florida was right to keep the state open, including its brick-and-mortar schools, Gov. Ron DeSantis said in his annual state of the state address today. “Florida schools are open, and we are only a handful of states in which every[Read More…]

The only thing we have to fear is … complacency

With benefit of hindsight, it’s now clear that the decision to close schools in the spring of 2020 was unwise, especially in the elementary grades. We now know that young children are more likely to die from the flu than from COVID-19. At this point, not only have schools around[Read More…]