Back to School Debate Heats Up as Covid Surge Continues

KCBS Radio In Depth
Friday, July 10th
As counties and school districts begin releasing their plans for the fall term, they’re facing push back from teachers concerned that the classroom just won’t be a safe place to learn in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. On this edition of KCBS In Depth, we take a closer look at how this debate is shaping up in the Bay Area and also discuss why emerging science about the virus is offering some glimmers of hope.

John Fensterwald, a writer for EdSource, an online education news outlet based in Oakland
Dr Yasuko Fukuda, the Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics in California and a primary care pediatrician practicing in San Francisco

Host:Keith Menconi