“When cases of COVID-19, either for students or staff, are confirmed, GCPS will respond rapidly, “ Watson said. “We have a robust contact tracing process that follows Gwinnett County Health Department protocols.”
On July 20, teachers protested the district offering in-person classes. Before the demonstration began, Gwinnett officials announced all classes will be online. Less than a week later, administrators mandated that teachers would not be allowed to work from home.