"We are very much in favor of the return to full-time classes for students from all sectors, youth, and adults. It will always be done following the standards of the public health,” FQDE director Nicolas Prevost said.
According to FQDE, the premise of the strategy is to preserve students, teachers, and school personnel’s health and to establish precautionary measures against COVID-19.
As Prevost stated, elementary and secondary school students would attend classes in groups under six students with no mandatory social distancing. In shared places and larger gatherings, students would separate each other to prevent new infections.
Quebec teacher Green said some of his colleagues are worried about being in an enclosed space for much of the day with so many people. “Are they (the government) making decisions to protect human life or to protect the economy?” https://t.co/cJfeJlR1EO