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Arizona Bill Proposes Parents Getting Paid for Cost of Taking Kids to School

by on April 9, 2021 0

From open enrollment to charter schools to vouchers for private schools, Arizona’s school-choice movement has focused on expanding opportunities for classroom learning. Now lawmakers are considering a measure that would add more choice in how kids get to that classroom. A bill awaiting debate at the state House of Representatives would provide taxpayer-funded grants...

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Children and the COVID-19 Vaccine

by on March 31, 2021 0

Researchers in the U.S. and abroad are beginning to test  younger kids to make sure COVID-19 vaccines are safe and work for each age. The first shots are going to adults who are most at risk from the coronavirus, but ending the pandemic will require vaccinating children as well. “Kids should get the shot,”...

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CDC Changes Student Distancing Recommendations for K-12 to Keep 3 Feet of Distance in Class

by on March 19, 2021 0

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released new  recommendations on distances in the classroom.  With universal masking, students at K-12 schools should maintain a distance of at least 3 feet in classroom settings, instead of the previous 6 feet. The new recommendation is part of the CDC’s K-12 school guidance that...

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