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Lethbridge YMCA offers classroom space to help relieve overcrowding amid COVID-19 – Lethbridge

Lethbridge YMCA offers classroom space to help relieve overcrowding amid COVID-19 - Lethbridge

Early learning students from Coalbanks Elementary School are in a brand new classroom at the Lethbridge YMCA. “This is a partnership that’s new for Lethbridge School Division,” Isabelle Plomp, Early Childhood Services Coordinator for Lethbridge School Division, said. “We obviously run our programs within our school sites, but of …

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Edmonton schools say they’re as safe as they can be when classes resume next week

Arrows and lane markers direct foot traffic at Lillian Osborne High School in Edmonton, Alta.

Thousands of Edmonton students will be returning to class next week for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close. The Edmonton Public School Board chair applauded all the work administrators have done over the summer to make classrooms safe for students. Trisha Estabrooks said the school …

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New TDSB plan cuts class sizes in neighbourhoods with highest risk of COVID-19 – Toronto

New TDSB plan cuts class sizes in neighbourhoods with highest risk of COVID-19 - Toronto

TORONTO — The chairman of Canada’s largest school board says a new proposed plan to reduce class sizes will address crowding at elementary schools in Toronto neighbourhoods at the highest risk of COVID-19. Toronto District School Board chairman Alexander Brown says the new plan will see additional space leased and …

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Toronto District School Board says using reserve funds to cut class size a financial risk – Toronto

Toronto District School Board says using reserve funds to cut class size a financial risk - Toronto

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 14, 2020 11:26 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO — The interim director of Canada’s largest school board says a plan to “unlock” reserve funds to lower …

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