The most comprehensive and advanced re-entry platform for college campuses in the country will launch tomorrow. Designed by UAB experts GuideSafe is to monitor and lessen the spread of COVID-19 among college campuses in the state.
We have shared plans for Alabama schools reopening next month, but some schools will not be opening as soon as others. The Alabama Department of Mental Health mandated that special needs schools stay closed through August 31st.
The state of Alabama is reporting over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases a day. Dr. Marrazzo said the number of tests that are done everyday seems to fluctuate, over the weekend and when there are delays in reporting it is not as reliable, but case numbers are staying consistent.
The 2020-2021 school year will bring many changes for staff and students and with the start of school only 3 weeks away, families still have questions and concerns. So WTVY sat down with Houston County Schools superintendent, David Sewell to get the answers.
Alabama Superintendent of Education Eric Mackey on Friday estimated that up to half of the state’s public school students will be attending classes remotely in the fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic.