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Stae Board Mulling Ending State Mask Mandate

November 17th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

With many kids now eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations, the Maryland State Board of Education is discussing whether to end the statewide school mask mandate. The mandate has been in place since the start of the school year and is set to expire Feb. 25. The Maryland State Board of Education heard from parents, teachers, students, school board members and health experts- with a wide variety of opinions on both sides of the debate. Board President Clarence Crawford  said they weren't making any decisions Tuesday and will consider all the feedback board members heard as they try to decide whether the school mask mandate stays or goes…