Cuomo says all New York school districts can reopen
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that all school districts in the state can reopen in the fall.infection rates are well below the required targets set by the state’s Department of Health.
“Good news, all schools can reopen,” Cuomo said during a teleconference broadcast on WBEN radio. “Again, we have the best infection rate in the country.”
School districts are allowed to make their own decisions about reopening, or to what to degree they reopen, according to the governor. “They can do in-person school, but it is up to them,” he said.
Cuomo said the state will be able to bring the “same level of intelligence” to school reopening that it brought to the economic reopening. “If anyone can do it we can do it,” he said …continued .
[Source: CBS News]