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Connecticut’s plan for reopening schools is a disaster in the making

On June 25, Gov. Ned Lamont introduced the Framework for Connecticut Schools during the 2020-2021 school year, which calls for the full reopening of all Connecticut schools this fall. The first two guiding principles of this plan are “Safeguarding the health and safety of students and staff,”and “Allowing all students the opportunity to return into the classrooms full time starting in the fall.” These goals are mutually exclusive.