Expanded testing part of Biden administration school plans


The by the administration says it's pushing forward with plans to reopen schools this spring we're at a critically important time in our nation's history in education in the White House briefing room education secretary Miguel Cardona said his priority is to get as many schools open as soon and as safely as possible he says the recently passed virus relief bill will send one hundred twenty two billion dollars to schools nationwide for needed changes like new ventilation systems the health and Human Services departments also spending ten billion to boost virus testing for teachers staff and students we know that that's a tool to help keep schools open not only reopen to keep them open Cardona says he expects schools will fully open in the fall if vaccinations continue as expected Sager mag ani Washington

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