On Monday night, I attended the New Auburn Board of Education meeting to support making masks optional at school. I would have preferred a vote to make masks optional at all times, but I am glad they at least made masks optional in classrooms. It’s a start, and a step in the right direction.

What I appreciated most, though, was the fact that the board and administration actually discussed the issue in light of the feedback and data they received. I know this didn’t always happen in other districts, so I am glad to know that New Auburn is one district that is open to new data and listening to all of its constituents.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.