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WATCH: WIS News 10′s ‘Back-to-School’ special report

Published: Aug. 10, 2021 at 6:24 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 17, 2021 at 10:07 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - As children across the Midlands head back to school for the second year amidst a global pandemic, how are districts working to keep them safe?

Right now, children under the age of 12 cannot get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. And there is an ongoing legal debate over whether South Carolina schools can institute a mask mandate.

>> See the latest headlines on COVID-19 and SC schools

What questions do YOU have as children head back to class?

Video yourself asking your question and submit it below and you may be featured in our upcoming special report.

Selected questions will be answered live by Dr. Linda Bell, State Epidemiologist, and Dr. Deborah Greenhouse, a pediatrician with Prisma Health and Dr. Lauren Shull Matthews, a pediatrician with Lexington Medical Center.

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