Burlington Schools To Require Masks, Regardless Of Vaccination StatusAll staff members and students in Burlington Public Schools will be required to wear masks this year, regardless of vaccination status.
Contagious Delta Variant Convinces Some Parents To Get Their Children VaccinatedAs students prepare to return to the classroom this fall, the contagious Delta variant has convinced some parents in Brockton to get their children vaccinated.
Lawmaker Proposes Universal Mask Mandate In All Massachusetts SchoolsA Massachusetts lawmaker is proposing a bill requiring a universal mask mandate in schools this fall.
Northeastern Requiring All Faculty, Staff To Be Vaccinated For Fall SemesterNortheastern University announced Monday that it is now requiring all faculty and staff based in the U.S. to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by the start of the fall semester.
DESE 'Strongly Recommends' Masks For K-6 Students, Not Required For VaccinatedUnder new masking guidelines released by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), vaccinated students will not be required to wear masks in the classroom
Moderna And Pfizer To Expand COVID Vaccine Trials For Young ChildrenMany parents are eager to vaccinate younger children as schools prepare to open for in-person learning in the fall.
State Health Officials Looking To Increase Vaccinations In Kids Ahead Of School ReopeningDuring the hearing, officials said they’re planning a statewide initiative to increase vaccination rates among students twelve to eighteen.
American Academy Of Pediatrics Recommends Masks For Everyone In Schools This FallThe American Academy of Pediatrics released new Covid-19 guidance that recommends universal masking in schools for everyone over the age of 2 regardless of vaccination status.
Northeastern University To Require Weekly COVID Testing For Fall SemesterAll students will be subject to weekly COVID testing at Northeastern this fall.
Vaccinated Students, Teachers Don't Need Masks In School, CDC SaysThe guidance generally leaves it to local officials to figure out how to ensure the unvaccinated are using precautions while letting those who are fully protected go mask-free.
Families Flock To Tutoring Companies To Help Fill Pandemic Learning GapThere has been a spike in families looking for tutors during the pandemic.
58 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last WeekThere were just 58 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
103 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last WeekThere were 103 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
130 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last WeekThere were 130 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
Brockton Summer Camp To Address Pandemic Learning Loss In Fun EnvironmentA summer camp program in Brockton will balance learning with fun.