Thousands of schools around the country declined to mandate masks, vaccines or frequent testing. They reopened quickly while the nation’s biggest districts remained closed. And overall, their students were often better-off.

Source: Their school reopened quickly. They flourished. – The Washington Post

Epidemiology, for all its supposed data collection, seems to be the least evidence-based field of study. Decisions were made on models and karma, and if the data disagreed it was because the real world was wrong and the models were correct.

By EdwardM