What does California’s alarming COVID-19 surge mean for schools?

An alarming rise in new coronavirus cases has prompted major reopening rollbacks that also will stall efforts to reopen campuses throughout Southern California and most of the state — and affect the education of millions of students.

What happens at individual school districts and even schools will vary from county to county as officials grapple with complicated rules, evolving and expensive safety procedures, and infection rates in the communities they serve.

On Monday the number of counties in the strictest tier, purple, more than tripled to 41, including all counties in Southern California.
Here is a look at the various scenarios that will affect the vast majority of California’s more than 6 million students. Click here to read more: https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-11-17/how-covid-rise-will-affect-local-schools