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Plan Ahead: Province is preparing for long school closures

Province is preparing for long school closures Toronto Star by Rob Ferguson – Queen’s Park Bureau / 7d “Education Minister Stephen Lecce released a statement Sunday reassuring parents officials are working on a plan to keep kids learning if schools are shuttered past April 6.” CBC | Toronto News Coursework could continue even if Ontario schools don’t reopen: minister “Ontario’s education minister says he’s working to keep coursework going if the COVID-19 pandemic prevents schools from reopening on April 6 as planned.” Online courses for Ontario students during COVID-19 won’t count towards grades, but that could change CBC | Toronto News “The Ontario government announced the launch of a new online platform entitled, “Learn at Home” for two-million students out of classrooms due to COVID-19 coronavirus...