OPSBA in the Media – November 2020

2020 11/6 | Connects Page, OPSBA in the Media

COVID testing to begin in schools in Toronto, Peel, York, Ottawa
The Toronto Star, Nov. 26, 2020
The provincial government will start asymptomatic testing of students and staff in Toronto, Peel, York and Ottawa in a move that could shed some light on the spread of COVID-19 in schools.

Where have all the kids gone? In an unprecedented year, thousands of students haven’t turned up at school
The Toronto Star, Nov. 15, 2020
When the thought of sending her kids back to brick-and-mortar school in the middle of a pandemic made her nervous, Karin Rotem started to look around for alternatives.

Ontario budget adds second round of pandemic payments to families
The Toronto Star, Nov. 5, 2020
The provincial government is promising a second round of pandemic payments to Ontario families to help them cover extra COVID-19 costs.