State Superintendent Molly Spearman said she was reading the Governor’s most recent executive order to make masks options in schools for the first time last night when school leaders started reaching out to her with questions.
Pfizer is working to have the word “emergency” no longer attached to their COVID-19 vaccine.The drugmaker announced Friday they have begun applying to the FDA for full approval of their COVID-19 vaccine for people 16 years and older.
By the time Gov. Henry McMaster signs a new bill requiring five-day in-person learning into law this week, school districts across the state will already be ready. But teachers will benefit from two other key parts of the bill.
There are three bills working through the statehouse now that members of the transgender community say target them or leave them out. They say the simple message behind these bills puts lives in danger.
Garrett said her team did this study to get a better idea of what impact the pandemic had on teachers leaving but found the districts couldn’t tell them what percent of departures were related to COVID-19.