Mulgrew stated that we can get rid of the rule completely that mandates that if there are two unrelated cases in a school, the building closes. He claimed the city just needs a plan and they had a very good conversation yesterday.
For those who don't want sit through the interview Leonie Haimson gives a succinct summary on Twitter:
This looks like an almost complete about-face from Mulgrew compared to what he put out in a statement on Monday.
That must have been one really productive meeting Mulgrew and the mayor had yesterday.
We have a comment from a teacher on Twitter on what it's like in an actual classroom. Even Mulgrew admits to increasing COVID spread among children.
My students are at the point where they take their masks off and turn them into slingshots and roll their eyes when I tell them that a mask over their mouth and nose is not negotiable.