Arizona public school community weighs pros, cons, COVID-19 as return looms; RLG Founder and President Jordan Rose shares insight with the Independent

By Melissa Rosequist | Daily Independent

As droves of Valley students start the 2020-21 school year this fall among the global pandemic of 2020, Arizona school districts move forward independently with no two plans alike.

Gov. Doug Ducey announced recently Arizona school districts would be given authority to make the best decisions for their students — providing little guidance on safety regulations to protect teachers and students — putting decisions about the upcoming school year in local hands.