David Zweig

  1. findings
    Why Spending Time With Kids Might Actually Help Protect You From COVIDTwo studies find an immunological downside for adults who stay away from children.
  2. following the science
    The Science of Masking Kids at School Remains UncertainA large, groundbreaking study suggesting no clear benefit from school mask mandates has many experts questioning the policy.
  3. covid-19
    Is the Second Shot Giving Young Men a Dangerous Heart Condition?New data from Israel suggests a link between myocarditis and Pfizer’s vaccine, but the CDC isn’t there yet.
  4. covid-19
    New Research Suggests Number of Kids Hospitalized for COVID Is OvercountedThe true figure in two California hospitals was off by at least 40 percent.
  5. summertime
    Experts: CDC’s Summer-Camp Rules Are ‘Cruel’ and ‘Irrational’“The CDC’s recommendations are, frankly, senseless. Children cannot be running around outside in 90-degree weather in a mask. Period.”
  6. learning
    Why Public Schools Shouldn’t Offer a Remote Option This FallIt’s bad for learning, it’s expensive, and it sends the wrong message about whether our schools are safe.
  7. learning
    Putting Students Behind Plexiglass Isn’t Making Them Any SaferClassroom barriers are expensive and often harm a student’s educational experience – to no proven benefit.
  8. pandemic politics
    The Problem With the CDC’s Six-Foot Rule for SchoolsThis CDC guidance has kept millions of kids home. The agency needs to explain it — because a lot of science points to a different standard.
  9. covid-19
    Inside the Schools Open Full Time Right NowWhat the data really tells us about COVID-19 transmission and safety in the classroom.