(WSVN) - The stunning surge of COVID-19 cases has Broward County Public Schools setting up an emergency meeting, Friday.

The school board is expected to change the district’s mask policy.

The decision will apply to staff, visitors and vendors, not students.

Miami-Dade County Public Schools school board members are set to make an announcement about its protocols by the end of the week.

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