BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker reiterated that school rooms are protected with precautions in place in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.
Baker made the feedback throughout his Thursday media availability.
The governor mentioned the “actual life expertise and the analysis” reveals that on the subject of returning to high school services, school rooms “are usually not a serious supply of transmission” of COVID-19.
“The children in colleges are usually not spreaders of COVID. I imply, there’s no higher instance of that proper now than the parochial colleges in Massachusetts. They’ve 28,000 youngsters and 4,000 staff who’ve been again in-person studying for the reason that center of August, they usually have a handful of circumstances,” Baker mentioned.
Baker mentioned in Massachusetts, there have been lots of of hundreds of scholars returning to the classroom and studying within the hybrid mannequin, with solely about 150-160 circumstances in colleges.