School districts in Alberta are not allowed to stop in-school learning despite high absenteeism | Globalnews.ca – Global News | Team Cansler

New regulations mean Alberta school departments will not be allowed to halt in-school learning despite high levels of absenteeism due to outbreaks of respiratory illness. The province said students and parents will be “guaranteed” access to in-person learning starting Thursday, and students cannot be denied in-person learning by their school boards because they have chosen … Read more

Edmonton Public Schools seek advice from Chief Medical Officer of Health as illness escalates – Global News | Team Cansler

The Edmonton Public School Board will be reaching out to Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) for advice on how to deal with an increase in disease in its schools. During a Tuesday morning board meeting, the trustees voted to write a letter to the CMOH requesting thresholds to determine when additional health protocols, … Read more

Edmonton Public Schools tells province to bring back mask mandates during disease outbreaks – Edmonton | Globalnews.ca – Global News | Team Cansler

The Edmonton Public School Board will be reaching out to Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) for advice on how to deal with an increase in disease in its schools. During a Tuesday morning board meeting, the trustees voted to write a letter to the CMOH requesting thresholds to determine when additional health protocols, … Read more