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Province is preparing for long school closures

“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.”
“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

“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 pandemic.”