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On the fence: Teachers, excited to get back in the classroom, remain concerned about coronavirus risks

With fluid guidelines in place, educators say they want to return to school but they remain concerned that a return to brick-and-mortar schools poses significant and unavoidable health risks.

By Ivey DeJesus/PennLive

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School districts go round and round on school bus reopening plans

Should students with COVID-19 symptoms be isolated at the front of the school bus?
By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Education Secretary Rivera takes new job in Lancaster as schools grapple with reopening

Secretary Pedro Rivera was hired as president of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in Lancaster. He will remain education secretary until October.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Education disparities in Pennsylvania are some of the widest in the nation

“To do equitable practices right, you have to be intentional,” an educational consultant in Pennsylvania said.
By Julia Agos