COVID Schools Connecticut Educators' Unions Want Standard Quarantine Policy For Schools By Cassandra Basler • 23 hours ago Pixabay Connecticut teachers say some school districts are denying paid leave and work-from-home quarantine options recommended by public health officials. Pandemic Wreaking Financial Havoc On New Haven School Meals Program By Caroline Magavern • Jan 7, 2021 Image by Wokandapix from Pixabay New Haven school meals program faces upward of a $4 million deficit by the end of the fiscal year. N.Y. School Closure Plan Is Open To Flexibility Including Extra Testing By J.D. Allen • Jan 5, 2021 Pixabay / Pixabay New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said schools in areas of the state with COVID-19 positivity rates over 9% can stay open if they conduct extra testing. And he said it will be up to local districts to shut them down. C19: The B117 COVID Strain Is In New York By Charles Lane & J.D. Allen • Jan 4, 2021 Vesni Harni / Pixabay New York will fine hospitals in order to get the vaccine out quicker. Connecticut completed its homeless count. And putting teachers in school with the coronavirus.