Survey: Most Educators Vaccinated
A new NEA survey of 2,807 members finds a majority are back at school and vaccinated. Key findings:
97% say their students are learning in-person, full-time this academic year;
Nearly 90% report receiving at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, a much higher rate than the general public;
65% and 61%, respectively, are in favor of their schools requiring/mandating vaccines for staff and students 12+;
69% are in favor of their schools requiring/mandating masks for staff and students in schools.
As the Delta variant surges, educators believe PPE and physical distancing are important.