Elevo provide 21 recess “coaches” daily to Desert Sands Unified amid Omicron surge

COVID-19: Desert Sands Unified aims to shore up school staffing amid omicron surge

JONATHAN HORWITZ | Palm Springs Desert Sun

The Desert Sands Unified School District approved two measures at its board meeting Tuesday night aimed at mitigating staff shortages caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

For one, the district entered into an independent contractor agreement with Scoot.Education, an education staffing firm that works across California and several other states, to provide 10 certificated substitute teachers daily during the remainder of the 2021-22 school year.

In addition, the district approved a contract with Elevo Learning to provide 21 recess “coaches” daily at elementary school sites for the remainder of the school year.

Read full article in the Desert Sun.

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