Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario to require COVID vaccination or regular tests in health-care, education; Province reporting 526 COVID-19 cases, 0 deaths

Carol E. Corker

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Monday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 12:12 p.m. The Canadian Press has learned that Ontario plans to introduce a set of policies requiring employers in education and several health-care settings […]

Ontario mandates vaccines for wellness, schooling employees

Carol E. Corker

Provincial staff in “significant-hazard options” like hospitals, educational facilities, daycares will be needed to be totally vaccinated or undertake regular tests. Ontario’s govt has launched a vaccine mandate for wellness and schooling employees, while the coverage permits unvaccinated employees to submit to normal tests as an alternative. The mandate was […]

Advocates in Toronto desire fairness in education and learning for Black college students in Ontario

A lot more than 100 individuals collected at Toronto town corridor and at the Ontario Legislature on Saturday to need equity in instruction for the province’s Black students. At the event, demonstrators offered 10 needs that they said would support to dismantle anti-Black racism in Ontario’s education method. Black learners face obstacles to achievement and are […]