Vaccines for Kids Could Be Ready by November, Some Experts Say

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Sept. 12, 2021, 8:49 p.m. ET

Sept. 12, 2021, 8:49 p.m. ET

A classroom at Yung Wing School P.S. 124 that a teacher is preparing for the start of the school year in New York City.
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As New York City’s public schools prepare to welcome roughly one million students Monday, many returning for the first time in 18 months, the experiences of school districts that have already reopened amid the spread of the highly infectious Delta variant provide hints of what to expect.

Some have experienced outbreaks and had to go back to remote learning or quarantines. Others are experimenting with novel measures to try to control spread of the virus. Schools in areas with high vaccination rates have tended to fare relatively…

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