Why a leading pediatrician supports school reopening

Even The American Academy of Pediatrics has been urging schools to reopen in the fall despite the latest uptick in COVID numbers. Why? They say for social and emotional development reasons, and much more. Dr. Margaret Fisher is currently advising districts across New Jersey. She’s the past president and current board member for the academy and a world-renowned pediatric infectious disease specialist. She spoke with Correspondent Michael Hill and said it’s critical for certain age groups to socialize.