Days after schools open, COVID-19 outbreaks force many across Canada to close

Just days into the new school year, COVID-19 outbreaks have closed schools across Canada – prompting concerns about how the rest of the school year will proceed. “We do know, … Read More

Distancing more effective than school closures in reducing COVID-19 deaths: study

As more children in Canada’s largest province of Ontario resumed in-class learning this week, a new study has questioned the effectiveness of school closures in reducing COVID-19 deaths. The peer-reviewed … Read More

Coronavirus book series paints picture of pandemic through children’s eyes

With schools closed, daycare centres shut and restrictions on play dates, it has not been easy being a kid during the coronavirus pandemic. And if you’re a parent, then you … Read More

Can we really keep kids distant in school amid COVID-19? It won’t be easy, experts say

Teachers in masks. Classroom sizes reduced. Spray bottles of sanitizer ready for little hands at doorways. There will be no such thing as normal for Canadian students, public health officials … Read More

Coronavirus: Quebec deaths climb to 5, cases rise to 181

Five people have now died in Quebec due to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, while the number of confirmed cases in the province have climbed to 181. The Quebec government announced … Read More

Quebec COVID-19 cases climb to 139, while nearly 7,700 people test negative

The Quebec government is expected to provide an update on Saturday on its response to the novel coronavirus as cases continue to rise. As of Saturday morning, there are 139 … Read More

Quebec COVID-19 deaths climb to 5, cases climb to 181

Five people have now died in Quebec due to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, while the number of confirmed cases in the province have climbed to 181. The Quebec government announced … Read More

Quebec COVID-19 cases climb to 139, while 7,666 people test negative

The Quebec government is expected to provide an update on Saturday on its response to the novel coronavirus as cases continue to rise. As of Saturday morning, there are 139 … Read More

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