PBS NewsHour

The challenges of returning to in-person classes

Clip: 08/11/2021 | 5m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

Across the U.S., school mask mandates are dividing communities. In Mississippi, a state hard hit by a coronavirus surge, the Oxford School District had ruled masks were optional for students and staff. But the school superintendent, Bradley Roberson, overruled them, mandating face coverings. The move has drawn criticism from many parents and the board. Roberson joins William Brangham to discuss.

Aired: 08/11/21

Rating: NR

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