COVID-19 & Transmission
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Given the potential threat of Omicron, it makes sense to assume a worst-case scenario and plan for this, rather than respond too late.
A new study in the United States found school reopening in late 2020 was associated with an increase in COVID-19 cases and deaths. But this was mostly the case where masks weren’t required.
Children may transmit coronavirus at the same rate as adults – What we now know about schools and COVID-19.5 min read
The risk associated with schools is tied to the level of community transmission. The more community transmission there is, the more transmission there will be in schools.