Q&A: Infante-Green on substitute shortage, number of COVID cases in schools

School Updates

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ In her weekly appearance on 12 News Now at 4, Rhode Island Education Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green discusses the top issues surrounding schools.

In this week’s interview she discusses:

  • Coronavirus cases at North Providence High School
  • A shortage of substitute teachers in RI
  • The number of COVID cases in the K-12 system
  • How many districts have applied for the $50 million in federal funding
  • If updated CDC guidelines will change in-school protocol

Infante-Green joins 12 News every Tuesday on 12 News Now at 4. Watch the full interview in the video above.

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