Tag: Ontario schools

No Need for Students to Keep Wearing Masks

Commentary Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce says he wants the upcoming school year to be as normal as possible. If he’s serious, he needs to have a chat with his province’s new Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Kieran Moore. That’s because Ontario’s health officer has a peculiar understanding of what “normal” looks like. His…


More Ontario Schools Reopen for In-Person Learning Today

TORONTO—More of Ontario’s schools are reopening for in-person learning today. Students in 13 public health units, including Hamilton and Windsor, will return to physical classrooms. But in three COVID-19 hot spots—Toronto, Peel, and York Region—schools will remain closed until Feb. 16. All students in Ontario began January with online learning as part of a provincial…