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29
Apr

How France's plan to reopen schools has changed

The French Prime Minister and Education Minister have released more details about how they plan to reopen the country's schools after May 11th. Here's the latest plan from the French government...
29
Apr

Quebec elementary schools, daycares to reopen starting May 11; high schools to stay closed until fall

EXCERPTS MONTREAL -- Quebec will begin reopening its elementary schools and daycares on May 11, Quebec Premier Francois Legault announced Monday, but only if the state of COVID-19 in the province's hospitals continues...
29
Apr

Province announces re-open Saskatchewan plan

Childcare facilities to be opened during third phase - Date to be determined EXCERPTS Today, Premier Scott Moe and Saskatchewan's Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Saqib Shahab announced the...
28
Apr

French PM reveals detailed plan to end lockdown in France

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Tuesday presented to parliament the government's detailed plan for gradually easing France's strict lockdown. Here's what he had to say on everything from when shops will reopen...
27
Apr

Thousands of child-care spaces still available in B.C. for children of essential workers

Fewer than 3,000 referrals have been given for more than 50,000 spots provincewide EXCERPT If you are working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic in B.C. and struggling to find...
27
Apr

Councils given flexibility with free childcare funding

Councils can move free entitlements funding between settings in exceptional cases to meet demand during Coronavirus outbreak EXCERPTS Councils will be able to move around government funding...
27
Apr

2 of 3 emergency child-care centres close after staff fall sick

Employees are awaiting results of COVID-19 tests EXCERPTS Two out of the three child-care centres for essential workers in Ottawa have had to close, the city says, after staff members got...
27
Apr

Quebec premier mulls gradual opening of schools, daycares before end of June

Legault says one possibility is sending children in certain regions back to school before others EXCERPTS The Quebec government is working on a plan to reopen schools and daycares over the...
23
Apr

Denmark first in Europe to reopen schools after coronavirus lockdown

Denmark began reopening schools on Wednesday (15th) after a month-long closure over the novel coronavirus, becoming the first country in Europe to do so. EXCERPTS Denmark began reopening...
23
Apr

Oslo kindergartens will open again

EXCERPTSRe-opening the kindergartens The kindergartens in Oslo will re-open during the period 20 to 27 April. Each kindergarten will let parents know which day they will be re-opening. Opening dates will depend on the...

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