CDC changes school guidance, allowing desks to be closer

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The CDC is relaxing its social distancing guidelines for schools saying students can now sit three feet apart it had been recommending six feet which for some schools to take steps like removing desks and staggering schedules some ignored the guidelines recently and used a three peat standard that actually help to sway the CDC which looked at studies of what happened at those schools the agency's Greta said he is confident three feed will keep kids safe not really count maximizes their opportunity for in person learning CDC still recommending students all be masked dance space six feet apart in common areas and during things like assemblies it says teachers and other adults should always be six feet apart from each other and students Sager mag ani Washington

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