Biden administration opens investigation into Florida’s school masking policies

Kindergarten teacher Gladys Perez instructs students, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021, during the first day of school at Washington Elementary School in Riviera Beach, Fla. | Wilfredo Lee/AP Photo

.cms-textAlign-left{text-align:left;}.cms-textAlign-center{text-align:center;}.cms-textAlign-right{text-align:right;}.cms-magazineStyles-smallCaps{font-variant:small-caps;}

TALLAHASSEE — Federal education authorities on Friday opened an investigation into Florida’s attempts to block mask mandates in local schools, marking the latest dust up between the Biden administration and Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis over Covid-19 policies.

The U.S. Department of Education’s civil rights office is probing Florida over a contentious state rule that requires all schools to grant parents

→ Continue reading at Politico

[ufc-fb-comments url="http://www.newyorkmetropolitan.com/news/biden-administration-opens-investigation-into-floridas-school-masking-policies"]

Latest Articles

Related Articles