• As Omicron fuels surge, U.S. students stage walkouts to protest in-person classes

    7 days ago - By Up Worthy

    Hundreds of students in Boston and Chicago walked out of classes on Friday in protests demanding a switch to remote learning as a surge in COVID-19 cases fueled by the Omicron variant disrupted...
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  • Vaccination Rate Among L.A.'s Grade School Aged Kids Just 18%; One-Third Of LAUSD Students Stay Home In First Week Back

    Vaccination Rate Among L.A.'s Grade School Aged Kids Just 18%; One-Third Of LAUSD Students Stay Home In First Week Back

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    The incoming superintendent of Los Angeles Unified School District visited with administrators, staff and students at an Elysian Heights elementary school campus today, saying there is no end in sight to the difficulties Covid-19 will present for the district and students. “I'm one who believes in science, and we recognize that probably Covid-19 is here...
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  • About 130,000 LAUSD students absent amid Omicron COVID surge

    About 130,000 LAUSD students absent amid Omicron COVID surge

    8 days ago - By Up Worthy

    Soaring absentee rate hits Los Angeles schools amid surging coronavirus rates.
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