Kyra Posey is an intern with Georgia Public Broadcasting through the Atlanta Press Club. She is currently a graduate student at the University of Georgia, and came to GPB after working with CNN Audio and UGA's student-run newspaper, The Red & Black. Her work on The Red & Black's podcast gained national honors from the Associated Collegiate Press.
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Georgia is in the middle of a rise in cases of the highly transmissible delta variant of the coronavirus. But absent any guidance or mandates from the state, districts and charter schools are left to figure out how they are going to cope. The solutions vary wildly from district to district.
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