Op-Ed: We Need Our Schools to Stay Open This Summer. Only Biden Can Make It Happen.
March 10, 2021
Reopening public schools without delay is crucial to both civil rights and economic justice. It has been encouraging to see President Biden heed calls to push states to prioritize vaccinations for teachers, which will help persuade more of them to return to the classroom, and to take a more active role in encouraging reopening. He should make it clear to states and districts that the time for excuses is over.