Back-to-school season is imbued with even more anxiety than usual, as the pandemic that sent kids home from school last spring has yet to improve. 21 states have been declared "red zones" with serious outbreaks, yet Trump is adamant that kids (except for his son) go back to their classrooms.
Teachers, students, and parents are anxious about what this fall is going to look like as state governments and school districts grapple with the question whether or not to keep their communities socially distanced.
A national teachers' union voted that its members can strike if their schools can't guarantee that all humans with lungs in the building would be safe. Many parents, sick and tired of being sick and tired, want to their kids to just leave the house already.
People are sharing their opinions on Twitter, and these tweets—both pro-reopening and anti—have resonated the most.