BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham City Schools held a discussion Wednesday in an attempt to educated students and parents on COVID-19 and the vaccine.

CBS 42’s Art Franklin moderated the district’s first “COVID Conversations” from Parker High School.

As of Wednesday, BCS has reported 193 students have tested positive for COVID-19 and 31 staff members have as well. In total, 501 students and employees have had to be put in quarantine due to exposure or having a positive test.

You can watch the full discussion in the video player above.