Update On Faculty Covid vaccines


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On March 8, teachers began to be eligible for Covid Vaccines. According to Fox 5 Atlanta, “Hundreds of Gwinnett teachers get Covid-19 vaccines on the first day of eligibility.”

There was a great turn out for the covid-19 vaccines for school faculty members. Joaquin Byrd, a Gwinnett County Public School educator states, “This just makes me feel a lot more comfortable coming into work.” With teachers vaccinated, there will be a safer environment with students in the classroom.

Fox 5 continued by adding, “The vaccination site in Gwinnett County is scheduling 1,800 appointments a day, but health officials told Fox 5 it’s capable of handling more once the state gets more supply.” In a past interview Governor Brian Kemp mentioned wanting students back full-time in the classrooms by the end of the year. Brian Kemp has also done other things to get all Georgia citizens vaccinated.

A website launched not too long ago on February 24 will help some people register for a Covid-19 vaccine. The website that launched of myvaccinegeorgia.com. People who are eligible can make an appointment at one of four mass vaccination sites across the state.
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