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Report from experts says to reopen schools safely, government must manage community spread of COVID-19, support students' mental health needs, phase-in classes, provide extra resources, and keep class sizes small.
The realities of COVID-19 mean schools will require increased resources no matter what the back-to-school scenario for the fall. People for Education has analyzed current funding.
People for Education calls for pause on new education policy; leadership from the province for back-to-school planning
People for Education calls on the province to pause on changes to the Education Act, and provide parents, students, teachers, support staff, and school boards with clarity about fall plans
School boards require more clarity from the province to support their planning for the fall, and families and students require more support for learning online.
Ending streaming in Ontario will require resources, planning and a comprehensive implementation strategy
The Ministry of Education has announced school re-opening plans, but they leave much of the responsibility and the details to school boards.
A statement from People for Education on anti-Black racism
Academics, educators and school leaders are producing vital evidence on racism, ant-Black racism, and inclusion. This is a small sample of some of that work
New infographic on Technology in Schools research report shares key information on access to technology and the Internet as well as online learning enrollment and resource supports.
Ontario schools will remain closed, but the Ministry of Education is beginning to plan for the fall. They promise a detailed plan will be in place by the end of June. They are looking for…