STATE / CORONAVIRUS
Texas schools have reported more coronavirus cases in less than two months than they did in the entire 2020-21 school year
Less than two months into this school year, the number of reported coronavirus cases among students has surpassed the total from the entire 2020-21 school year. But state data on school cases is incomplete and likely an undercount.
By Kalley Huang, Mandi Cai and Brian Lopez, The Texas Tribune
Students in Texas public schools are facing another year upturned by COVID-19 as the highly contagious delta variant spreads, mask mandates are inconsistent and children under 12 cannot yet be …