When government's actions cost citizens, is compensation in order?
February 10, 2021
By Dr. Eric Fruits
Oregon Department of Education recently announced relaxed guidelines for school reopenings.
The new guidelines provide a roadmap for districts in the Portland area and much of the state to roll out in-person instruction for elementary school students.
Regardless of the new guidelines, it is looking more likely that many of Oregon’s largest school districts will not return to full-time, in-person instruction for all students this year.
In January, the presidents of teachers unions representing Oregon’s five largest school districts sent a letter to Gov. Kate Brown....