Dr. Scott Atlas slams ‘ludicrous’ in-person safety measures for public schools: ‘We are off the rails’
Dr. Scott Atlas, a former special adviser to the Trump administration, warned public schools against embracing draconian safety measures as they move toward returning children to their classrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic.
In an appearance on “Fox News Primetime” Monday, Atlas pointed to a widely circulated video taken by a South Carolina teacher frustrated with the current state of in-school learning. Fifth-grade teacher Teresa Holmes filmed her empty classroom with roughly 28 desks outfitted with isolated plexiglass pods.
“This is completely ludicrous, not with the science at all,” Atlas told host Rachel Campos-Duffy. “It is almost insane.”
As teacher’s unions ramp up demands for vaccine priority and additional funding for better ventilation systems before students and staff can safely return, the country inches closer to creating an “incredibly neurotic generation,” Atlas said.
“We have children, young children, wearing masks, being separated, thinking they are an infection vector for everyone and …continued .
[Source: Fox News]