Letter to the Editor
August 13, 2020
To the Editor:
The controversy rages on how to start school. Some schools are virtual learning only; some favor face-to-face as if things were normal, and some favor a combination of normal contact with masks and distancing. I favor the choice of virtual learning only with no face-to-face contact.
I lean that way for several reasons. Number one is I have not heard of any kid who died of lack of socialization but I have of Covid 19. Lack of normal contact does cause mental and physician issues with children, but no fatal ones. Kids' brains won't shrivel up and disappear because they miss ano...