CBC News: The House49:34Generation COVID
On this week’s show: A special edition of The House examines the impact of COVID-19 on Canada’s youth, as three teens reflect on the consequences of closing schools and a panel of education experts explore how Canada can ensure kids don’t fall behind:1622668712161,. Plus: Manitoba’s education minister discusses reforms to his province’s school system and Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough talks about blunting the negative effects of graduating in a pandemiccan accommodate for more people with a COVID-19 safety plan in place. 49:34 Students under stress?
The United Nations has warned this cohort of students could face a “generational catastrophe” because of the pandemic’s impact on educationHealth authorities say AstraZeneca shots for those 50 and older will be available immediately at special clinics.