NYC school staff shortages a major concern as COVID cases skyrocket

The head of New York City’s teachers union sounded the alarm on Monday, Jan. 3, about staffing issues due to sick calls reported across the public school system as COVID-19 cases soar.

NY COVID hospitalizations higher than last winter’s surge

According to Gov. Kathy Hochul, the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 on Sunday, Jan. 2 was higher than any point during the winter surge of 2020-2021.

John Marro, the dean of students at P.S. 347, The American Sign Language and English Lower School, in New York, takes students’ temperatures as they arrive on the first day after the holiday break, Monday, Jan. 3, 2022. New York City schools reopened Monday after the holiday break despite […]

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