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Teacher union slams report Ontario planning to make virtual learning permanent

The union representing Ontario’s public elementary school teachers is slamming a reported move by the Ontario government to consider making virtual learning permanent. “The move to virtual learning was never intended to be permanent; it was a temporary measure intended to deliver emergency instruction during a global health crisis,” Elementary

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Canada provides exception for U.S. students planning to study north of border

WASHINGTON – The federal government appears to have relaxed restrictions at the Canada-U.S. border that would have made it impossible for first-year university students from the United States to enter the country. An update to the government’s guidance for international students, quietly posted Friday, now says students coming from the

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Ontario planning for second wave of COVID-19: Ford

The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:55PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, July 14, 2020 2:56PM EDT TORONTO — Premier Doug Ford says his government is taking steps to prepare for a potential second wave of COVID-19 in the fall. Ford has provided no details of the plan, but

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McCormack says he’s been planning retirement since last year

Outgoing Toronto Police Association President Mike McCormack says he has been planning his retirement since November but it was pushed back due to COVID-19. “It was a slow burn. I’ve been discussing this with my board since last November,” McCormack told CP24 Wednesday morning. “I announced to my members earlier

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