Last year at this time we wondered if there would be a vaccine to protect adults from hospitalization, lingering death, and possible chronic health effects from catching Covid-19. Schools prudently shut down face-to-face classrooms and went virtual – and proved it was a viable temporary solution for educating students.
This year, a vaccine for adults has been developed and distributed to millions; however we still don’t have a viable vaccine for youngsters. We also now have to worry about the super-contagious Delta variant of the virus. We’ve proven we can educate via virtual classrooms; yet we are sending our futures back to school, face-to-face, with face mask mandates.
shake flimsy fluff from their heads –
dark clouds overhead.
If you click on the link at the ignorani’s image, it will take you to an article about where the Governor of Michigan stands on mask mandates.
Frank J. Tassone is today’s host for dVerse’ Haibun Monday. Frank says:
Whether you begin a new school year yourself, you send your first (or last) to college, or you recall your own back to school adventures, write your haibun alluding to back to school!