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‘Let Us Vaccinate’: South Orange-Maplewood Teachers Walk Out, Implore District to Postpone Reopening

South Orange and Maplewood public school teachers staged a silent walkout at noon on Wednesday in an effort to pressure the school district to postpone the return of in-person classes until educators have had a chance to be vaccinated.

“We want to be back there, but this is not the time,” . . .

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