Quebec plans to have kids physically back in school in the fall

Quebec children outside the Montreal region returned to school earlier this month. The province is hoping everyone will be able to go back in the fall.
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Date of Publication: May 22, 2020

Source: CBC

The Quebec government is aiming to have children physically back in school at the start of the next school year in September. The province’s working document outlines two different scenarios for primary and secondary school students. Under the first scenario, students will return to class full time. Under the second scenario, students will return to class part time and classes will have fewer students. Education Minister Jean-François said that school will be mandatory; parents wishing to keep children at home will be required to follow standard homeschooling rules.

Read the full article here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-school-plan-covid-19-1.5579979

Summary by: Angus Lau