Principal Pam Rasmussen checks the temperature of students on arrival during summer school sessions at Happy Day School in Monterey Park, California, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Principal Pam Rasmussen checks the temperature of students on arrival during summer school sessions at Happy Day School in Monterey Park, California, on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: defying Donald Trump, CDC says US school guidelines will not be rewritten

  • President had complained health agency’s recommendations were ‘very tough and expensive’
  • Trump is pressuring officials to reopen schools and threatening to withhold federal funds from those who stick to remote learning

Principal Pam Rasmussen checks the temperature of students on arrival during summer school sessions at Happy Day School in Monterey Park, California, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Principal Pam Rasmussen checks the temperature of students on arrival during summer school sessions at Happy Day School in Monterey Park, California, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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