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N.B. teen starts online petition calling for loosening of COVID-19 restrictions for N.B. truckers

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

The daughter of a New Brunswick transport truck driver has started an online petition calling on the province to give truckers like her dad more leeway under COVID-19 rules and it is gaining support. Read more: COVID-19 — New Brunswick truckers ‘blindsided’ by new isolation requirements, association says Thirteen-year-old …

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‘Don’t worry about it’: Dubious online pharmacies push unlicensed COVID-19 treatments

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

The WhatsApp message pinged at 10:01 a.m. on April 20. “We deliver everyday to various customers in Canada,” it said. “Don’t worry about it.” Read more: Fighting COVID-19 has meant tackling conspiracy theories, even within families The message was sent by a drug supplier, who claims to be based in …

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Saskatoon summer festivals moving online, delaying, or waiting to see what happens

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

With warming weather and more people outdoors, many are itching for something to do. But most summer festivals still don’t know whether they’ll be able to gather in person amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Saskatoon has already seen some annual festivals have to move online for the second summer. Read …

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Educators, advocacy groups raise alarm about Ontario’s online learning plan

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 5, 2021 12:03 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Ontario education unions, advocacy groups and parents are raising concerns about a government plan to …

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12-year-old boy starts ‘amazing’ online effort to help Calgary Food Bank

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Hayden McManes was busy Tuesday sorting bags of donations for the Calgary Food Bank. “Ramen noodles, beans,’ the 12-year-old said. “There’s actually some mandarins, which is pretty cool.” All of it was for a food drive he’d organized for a Grade 6 project. Read more: Food banks’ demand surges …

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What you need to know as students in Nova Scotia move to online learning

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Students in Nova Scotia are once again turning to virtual learning during a week of record-breaking COVID-19 cases and tight restrictions. On Monday, Premier Iain Rankin announced that all schools in the Halifax region were to close immediately and begin online learning on Thursday for the next two weeks. …

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COVID-19: Online learning to continue at Fleming College and Trent University for spring semester

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

As the pandemic forges on, Fleming College and Trent University will continue with mostly online learning for the upcoming spring semesters, which run into the summer. At Fleming, the winter term ends on Friday and the spring term starts on May 17. “The next semester we will maintain operations …

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Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

The closure of all schools in the Halifax area due to the rising numbers of infections and COVID-19 cases connected to schools has the backing of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union. Paul Wozney, the union’s president, said in an interview with Global News Morning on Tuesday that the closures …

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STF online learning calls amid COVID-19 panned by Saskatoon parents, school divisions

STF online learning calls amid COVID-19 panned by Saskatoon parents, school divisions

Saskatoon mother Jessica Lane has been down the online schooling route with her nine-year-old son Noah, and she doesn’t want to go back. She’s concerned about calls from the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation (STF) to implement remote learning for Saskatoon and area given the COVID-19 situation, particularly variants of concern. …

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COVID-19: City of Kingston aims to clarify public health guidelines with new online tool

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By John Lawless Global News Posted April 22, 2021 6:26 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Do you have any questions about the public health measures that have been put …

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