Saturday 8 August, 2020

Let's Talk: Should identities of COVID infected students be revealed?

Owen Speid, the president of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA), stirred controversy recently when he suggested that health authorities reveal the identities of students infected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) to the schools they attend.

Speid argues that such a measure it would help to prevent the possible spread of the virus to the wider school population.

Loop News took the streets of New Kingston on Thursday to get the view of the public to Speid's suggestion in this week’s Let’s Talk. Watch the video below.

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