LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — LAUSD employees must be fully vaccinated by Oct. 15, so today is the last day employees have to get a first shot of a two-dose vaccine to make that deadline.
The Los Angeles Unified School District mandated COVID-19 vaccination for all its employees last month. But even if vaccinated, all employees and students must still undergo weekly tests.
“I’m doing it because of the deadline,” said Megan Escobar, a special education assistant who’s been hesitant to get her first dose due to concerns over the vaccine’s development.
Escobar’s father, Dr. Rafael Escobar, who is principal of Marianna Avenue Elementary...