LAUSD strikes deal with teachers union to provide quarantine instruction

The deal, which still needs to be ratified by the school board and United Teachers Los Angeles, would also require all students and staff to continue undergoing COVID-19 tests weekly, regardless of vaccination status, through the remainder of this semester. After that, only unvaccinated individuals would be tested weekly.

The Los Angeles Unified School District has reached a tentative agreement with its teachers union to provide live online instruction to students quarantining at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, following weeks of negotiations over that issue and other COVID-19-related health-and-safety measures, the parties announced Wednesday, Sept. 22.

The deal, which still needs to be ratified by the school board and United Teachers Los Angeles, would also require all students and staff to continue undergoing COVID-19 tests weekly, regardless of vaccination status, through the remainder of this semester. After that, only unvaccinated individuals would be tested weekly. Click here to read more: https://www.dailybreeze.com/2021/09/22/lausd-strikes-deal-with-teachers-union-to-provide-quarantine-instruction/