Eric Black Ink
Of course by the time you read a poll result, it’s out of date. And the out-of-date snapshot is also somewhat out of focus.
Almost half (46 percent) of American parents are experiencing a high level of stress during the pandemic, compared with 28 percent of non-parents. Pandemic-related stress is also having a disproportionate effect on communities of color.
I’ll always believe that books, books and more books ought to be lying around every kid’s home, just a finger stretch away.
Politics & Policy
With revenues drying up and expenses mounting, officials say they need more help from Congress to continue serving residents.
State lawmakers passed a six-month extension for all teacher licenses that were set to expire after June 30.
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While most discussions have focused on countries’ use of surveillance technology, contact tracing is actually a fairly manual process. After interviewing experts and taking an online course, ProPublica health reporter Caroline Chen presents her takeaways.
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Starting June 1, bars and restaurants will be able to serve customers outdoors if they adhere to certain restrictions. The state will also allow hair salons, barbershops and tattoo parlors to reopen.