Today's COVID-19 Trends report is pulled from the numbers reported on April 13, 2020. There has been some overall flattening out, but Texas is still significantly behind in mass testing and continues to report new numbers daily.
Travis County has extended its shelter at home order through May 8th with the requirement to wear face masks in public, and both Dallas and Harris Counties have extended their shelter at home orders through the end of April.
In today’s The School Zone Podcast, host David Torres joins a webinar conducted by Bill Tarleton, Executive Director of the Texas Rural Education Association and Powell, Youngblood & Taylor discussing innovative rural school district solutions to COVID-19 continuity of services. Guests: Superintendents Dr. Max Thompson (Banquete ISD); Lance Johnson (Peaster ISD) and Morris Lyon (Hawkins ISD)