District’s response to Union’s August 10 proposal for vaccination mandate for teachers and staff will establish employee vaccination policy, but CPS must do more to provide safety and recovery to school communities.
If both the science and the directives state that layered mitigation will keep school communities more safe, then this is what districts — including our own — must do to keep children 12 and under, and their families, safe.
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Mayor Lightfoot’s CPS team needs to go beyond the bare minimum of engagement and provide additional safety through more school-based vaccinations and increased nurse, counselor, case manager and social worker staffing.