🧵Schools are not SAFE!! This thread is dedicated to Educator Support Professionals killed by #COVID & the inaction and misinformation spread by @realDonaldTrump and @GOP. All this was preventable, instead there are 162,000 Americans dead! @BetsyDeVosED
Pedro Garcia, 27, worked with bilingual students at Cozad High School, Nebraska died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Mari Hofer, 51, Teacher, James Valley Christian School, Huron, #SouthDakota died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://bit.ly/36jl0JZ 
Kimberley Chavez Lopez Byrd, 61, Elementary School Teacher Arizona died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Darla Jean Payne Checketts, 58, Ben Lomond High School teacher in Ogden #Utah died from #COVID. https://kutv.com/news/local/utah-high-school-teacher-dies-from-covid-19-at-58
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Paula Pryce-Bremmer, 51, School Counselor - Careers in Sports High School, New York City died from #COVID. https://ufthonors.uft.org/pryce-bremmer/ 
Louis Lubbering, Educator at Incarnate Word High School, San Antonio Texas died from #COVID. @realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://twitter.com/AmandaHTV/status/1284270169167101957?s=20
Michelle Alexander, 29, paraprofessional at PS 194 in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn died from #COVID. @realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Terrance Burke, 54, Counselor/Basketball Coach, Northwestern High School Hyattsville, MD died from #COVID. @realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Alyssa Pantilieris, 45, Teacher, PS/MS 15 Institute of Environmental Learning, the Bronx died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://www.nysut.org/resources/special-resources-sites/nysut-strong/in-memoriam/pantilieris-alyssa
Michael Westbrook, 54, Band Director at Hardin-Jefferson High School, Sour Lake, Texas died from #COVD.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://bit.ly/2TtpSHj 
David Freeman, superintendent of schools for the Flour Bluff Independent School District in Texas died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://www.ksat.com/news/local/2020/08/05/south-texas-school-district-superintendent-dies-while-battling-covid-19/
Dr. Lenard Wells, 69, Officer and Professor of Criminology at University of Memphis, Tennessee died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://dailymemphian.com/section/coronavirus/article/12051/lenard-wells-memphis-milwaukee-covid-19-coronavirus
Craig Drezek, 49, School Superintendent, Seymour, Connecticut died from #COVID
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Tracy Gaines, School Resource Officer with the Rockwall, Texas Police Department died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Professor ANTONIO DAVID, the math department chair at Del Mar College in Corpus Christie, Texas died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
TEICHER PATTERSON, 50, Halifax County, North Carolina High School principal died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
THOMAS MOORE, former principal of Perry Middle School in Perry, Georgia died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Roy Chavez, 66, San Carlos Unified School District, Superior Arizona died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
David Akridge, 69, School Bus Driver, Taylor County School District, Campbellsville, Kentucky died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Vera Pvelec, 71, Clerk for Santa Ana Unified Schools, California died from #COVID
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Dezann Romain, 36, principal of Brooklyn Democracy Academy in Brownsville, NYC died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Lilian Teret, 54, middle school cafeteria worker from Winnetka, California died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Rene Chavez, an English teacher at Franklin High School in El Paso, Texas died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Tim Hollern, 44, Assistant Principal, Forest Hills Eastern High School Michigan died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Yvette Vega, school secretary at Brooklyn Academy High School, Brooklyn died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Walter Harris, Jr., 51, Assistant Principal KIPP Central City Academy Location, New Orleans, Louisiana died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Lisa Steelman, 56, Paraprofessional, Rose Acres Elementary School, Pattonville, Missouri died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Jenny Butler, 57, Physical Education Teacher, Hedgesville, West Virginia died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Emmy Falta, 41, Office Administrator New Rochelle School District N.Y. died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED
Edward LaTourette, 46, Teacher at Curtis High School New York City died from #COVID.
@realDonaldTrump @GOP @BetsyDeVosED https://www.nysut.org/resources/special-resources-sites/nysut-strong/in-memoriam
Jerry Wilson, 63, was a beloved health technician at Twin Peaks Middle School in Poway, #California for 19 years. He died from #COVID after flying to Texas to visit family. 4 family members were also sick from #COVID. https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/long-time-poway-unified-employee-succumbs-to-covid-19/2378974/
#Detroit teachers are not confident that the district can protect them adequately from coronavirus if they return to classrooms this fall. They are urging online learning & vote next week for a safety strike over returning to classrooms. #StrikeForYourLife
“I want businesses, which need our students, to survive in town. But if I see people not following health protocols.I’m going remote and I’m not seeking any permission. They can fire me if they don’t like it” N. Arizona University professor Tad Theimer, 62
Corpus Christi, #Texas
Christina Reyna, 1st Grade Los Encinos Elementary School Teacher died from #COVID. She went into renal failure and was scheduled for a procedure, but was too unstable. Her father also died from #COVID. @GovAbbott
Statesboro, GA
Dr. Timothy Pearson, Director of the School of Accountancy for @GeorgiaSouthern died from #COVID. Following his death, the university is DENYING requests to teach fall courses online, says Professor Russell Thackston. @GovKemp
Russell Thackston, a professor at @GeorgiaSouthern Statesboro campus, said he was denied a request to teach three fall courses online to protect his wife.

"One irresponsible student can likely infect dozens before they figure out that they’re sick.”
Thomas Slade, a teacher at Vancleave High School in #Mississippi died from #COVID19. "I saw him two weeks ago and he looked fine, and now he’s gone. It was a shock. I just sat in my room the rest of the night.” @tatereeves #SchoolsAreNotSafe
28 y.o. Demetria Bannister, teacher at Windsor Elementary School in Columbia South Carolina, died from #COVID. Stay vigilant... #StayHome ..this virus is unpredictable. #SchoolsAreNotSafe https://twitter.com/Kambrell/status/1303756167970197505?s=20
34 years young AshLee DeMarinis died from #COVID. She taught social skills and special education at John Evans Middle School in Potosi, #Missouri. #SchoolsAreNotSafe
Teresa Horn, 62, who taught special education at Tahlequah High School in #Oklahoma died from a heart attack secondary to #COVID. #SchoolsAreNotSafe
The US coronavirus plan is let everyone get infected and see what happens... at the expense of college professors, family members and surrounding community.

1⃣3⃣members of Boston College’s swim & dive team test positive for coronavirus.
Americans continue to die..
Derek Leppert baseball coach at Olathe West in #Kansas died from #COVID19. "Whether it was coaching his life passion.. giving students trouble for being late in the attendance office" Lepp will be truly missed by all!
⚠️dead college president
North #Georgia Technical College president Dr. Mark Ivester, 57, died from #COVID. Americans will continue to die as long as schools remain open, masks are not mandated & Trump spreads misinformation.
46 y.o. Charles Peterson of Columbia #SouthCarolina, coach at Spring Valley High School and scout for @Cardinals, died from #COVID.

Amy Rose Wise, 49, a teacher at Central Intermediate School in Center City, Louisiana died from #COVID19
A Middleton, #Idaho School District employee has died from COVID-19, Superintendent Kristin Beck told trustees Wednesday. The employee did not have contact with students.🤔

1.7 million people
Cases: 38,743 (+396)
Deaths: 454
Another educator dead. Michelle McCrackin, 53, an educator from Carson City Michigan died from COVID. “It’s killing people,” said a health officer “and it’s spreading like wildfire throughout the Montcalm County community”
Pamela Harris, 60, Department of Defense Education Activity school counselor at Fort Knox Middle High School in #Kentucky died from #COVID. She was a beloved staff member known for lifting up others with her smile, encouraging words and jokes.
Kelly Balser, 50, nurse at Morton Ranch High School in Katy, #Texas died from #COVID. Their family is a pillar of the community. Her husband & daughter teach at the same school, and her husband coaches the wrestling team. @MortonRanchWres
A University of Texas staff member has died after a short battle with COVID-19, the university’s president, Jay Hartzell, announced in a letter to the campus community. He was an unnamed custodial services employee. #UnsungHeroes #TrumpKillsTexans https://www.kwtx.com/2020/10/09/university-of-texas-staff-member-dies-of-covid-19/
Greene County, Tennessee
Clark Justis, 72, school board member for the 6th district, died Saturday night from #COVID19. He had dedicated much of his life to public service and student safety. He was a former teacher, coach, principal and county commissioner.
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