DETROIT - Teachers and other Detroit school employees who get a COVID-19 vaccination are eligible for a $500 bonus and two additional sick days.
The sick days are intended to help school employees who might have side effects after a shot.
But Superintendent Nikolai Vitti says the sick days can also be carried over if not used.
The vaccine bonus will be paid with COVID-19 money from the federal government.
More than 30% of school staff have been vaccinated.