CDC Study: Masking Inside Schools Keeps Children SafeA new study conducted by the CDC shows children in schools where there is no mask mandate have a higher chance of contracting COVID. If you wear a mask, the transmissibility of the virus is greatly reduced.
'What If They Get The Shot & In 5 Years Something Goes Wrong?' Possible Vaccine Mandates For Students Stir Up Debates In Anne Arundel CountyThe debate over COVID safety measures like masks was already a topic of debate. Now, a suggestion on mandating vaccines for children who are eligible could be stirring the pot once again.
Anne Arundel County Public Schools To Require Employees & High School Student Athletes To Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Or Submit To Weekly TestingOfficials announced that Anne Arundel County Public Schools will require employees along with high school student-athletes to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or to submit to weekly testing.
Rally Held Outside Carroll County School Board Meeting Wednesday EveningParents in Carroll County thanked the school board for making masks optional in the classroom and some are begging to uphold their stance as a state mask mandate is a possibility for Maryland Public Schools.
Students Return To Classroom In Anne Arundel, Carroll & Harford CountiesSome very excited students and teachers are now back in class full-time at Anne Arundel, Carroll and Harford county schools.
Anne Arundel County Withdraws Motion To Make Masks Optional In SchoolsAnne Arundel County school board members withdrew a motion that would have made masks optional in the district.
Educators, Parents Concerned About Lack Of Mask Mandate In Maryland SchoolsThe first day of the new school year for many students and staff across the state is officially in the books. The conversation about keeping students, staff and the community at large safe remains top of mind for state leaders, especially with students younger than 12 still unable to get vaccinated.
With The Start Of School Only Days Away For Some Districts, Parents Continue To Urge Universal MaskingThe debate continues on mandating universal masking in schools.
Tension Around Mask Mandates Palpable As Kids Head Back To SchoolMany parents have very different views on if masks should be required for kids.
‘There Was A Literal Roar of Rage From The Crowd’ Debate Over Mask Mandates In Maryland Schools Turns UglySchools are just about to reopen, and mandates surrounding masks and vaccines are causing controversy.
'No Shot, No Service' Some Local Businesses To Require Proof Of VaccinationSome local businesses are taking the new mask mandate a step further and requiring proof of vaccination before customers walk through the door.
The Science Didn't Change, The Virus Did, Fauci Says As CDC Updates Mask GuidanceThe change in CDC guidance recommending all Americans wear a mask indoors in areas with high Covid-19 transmission is a sign of the change the Delta variant has carved into the pandemic landscape, Dr. Anthony Fauci told CNN.
CDC To Recommend Everyone In K-12 Schools Wear A Mask, Regardless Of Vaccination Status, In New GuidanceThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to recommend everyone in K-12 schools wear a mask, regardless of their vaccination status, as it updates its masking guidelines on Tuesday, according to an administration health official.
Should Vaccinated People Mask Up With COVID-19 Cases Rising?Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising? It depends on your situation, but masking in public can provide another layer of protection and help prevent the virus from spreading to others who aren’t protected.
More Than 91 Million Live In U.S. Counties With High Covid-19 Infections, It's Time To Reset & Put Masks Back On, Experts SayWith the highly contagious Delta variant spreading, particularly among unvaccinated Americans, it may be time for much of the country to put masks back on, experts said.