The Overwhelming Evidence for Keeping Schools Open

1. UNICEF released a report on November 20, 2020 making the case very clearly by stating that “there is strong evidence that, with basic safety measures in place, the net benefits of keeping schools open outweigh the costs of closing them.” They also clarified that “schools are not a main driver of community transmission, and […]

COVID-19 Update: Vaccine trials, herd immunity, & lockdowns

Will covid-19 vaccines save lives? Current trials aren’t designed to tell us. We’ve heard from many leaders that we will not return to normal until a vaccine arrives. This statement assumes the vaccine will prevent spread and reduce serious disease. Unfortunately, we won’t know that from the current clinical trials. A recent feature in the […]