The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is urging educators to teach their students an “important lesson” of getting tested regularly for the Chinese coronavirus.
“Educators, you can teach your students an important lesson: Getting regularly tested for #COVID19 can help keep your school safe,” the federal health agency wrote in a social media post as schools across the country begin their fall semesters:
— CDC (@CDCgov) September 6, 2021
The CDC links to its guide for school testing, promoting regular testing in schools across the country. An update at the top of the page urges teachers, staff, and students to mask up regardless of vaccination status.
“Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention