Newsom: Schools Will Emerge From COVID-19 Shutdown 'Very, Very Shortly'; Teachers Urge Cautious ReopeningsAs the vast majority of California students approach one year of distance learning, Gov. Gavin Newsom vowed Tuesday that classrooms will reopen “very, very shortly." But his forecast was called into question by Los Angeles teachers.
COVID: Bay Area Counties Move To Red Tier Easing Restrictions On Businesses, Public And Private GatheringsAt the stroke of midnight on Wednesday, San Mateo and Marin counties moved from the purple tier to the red tier, easing COVID-19 restrictions for businesses and individuals.
COVID: 'Let's Reopen Them' Parents Protest To Restart In-Person Learning In Sunnyvale
COVID Reopening: Marin and San Mateo Counties Move into Red Tier; San Francisco Still in PurpleThe California Department of Public Health updated the state's COVID-19 tier map Tuesday, showing that both Marin and San Mateo counties had moved into the less restrictive red tier.
COVID Schools: Mount Diablo District Calls On Families To Fill Out Reopening SurveyMount Diablo Unified School District is asking for all families to fill out a survey by next Monday to help the district in its planning for how to reopen schools for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year.
COVID Reopening: Santa Clara County Business Owners Anxiously Wait As Neighbors Look To Enter Red TierOwners of restaurants and other businesses in Santa Clara County are eyeing the progress other neighboring counties are making towards reopening and wondering when it will be their chance to enter the state's COVID-19 Red Tier.
COVID-19 Cases Falling; San Francisco Officials Could Reopen Indoor DiningGov. Gavin Newsom believes some California counties could enter the less restrictive red tier this week. In the Bay Area, San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin counties are poised to move first.
Newsom: State Legislature's Plan Will 'Slow Down' Reopening SchoolsGov. Gavin Newsom was highly critical Friday of a plan from the California Legislature aimed at getting students back in classrooms this spring. Newsom wants students to return to the classroom much earlier.
CDC: Strong Evidence In-Person Schooling Can Be Done SafelyAmid a heated San Francisco Bay Area debate between school officials, parents and teachers, the nation’s top public health agency said Friday that in-person schooling can resume safely with masks, social distancing and other strategies.
COVID Schools: Palo Alto Teachers Voice Concern About Plans To Reopen In MarchThe Palo Alto Unified School District is speeding towards a reopening of in-person, classroom instruction at all grade levels starting March 1.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Seeks Emergency Order To Reopen Public SchoolsSan Francisco is seeking an emergency court order against the city's school district in order to compel the distict to reopen public schools.