Pa. Begins Vaccination Plan Focused on Teachers
March 11, 2021
Starting March 10, about 200,000 educators and support staff will receive the COVID-19 vaccine through the Pennsylvania's newest mass immunization plan.
Gov. Tom Wolf and the state's vaccine task force said March 3 that Pennsylvania's first 94,600 doses of Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine will be prioritized for teachers, administrators, bus drivers and other school support staff so that in-person instruction can resume full-time across the state.
A pharmacy partnership will earmark another 30,000 doses for the program, meaning a majority of workers could return to the classroom by...