Tag: Schools

€4.5 million allocated to independent schools due to Covid-19

This was announced by the association following an official notification by the government of a one time and ad hoc financial sum to ISA schools in connection to the extraordinary expenditure of the schools for this scholastic year.

MUT concerned about Halloween events for children

MUT said that although everyone is trying to reset normality in our lives which were disrupted with the coronavirus pandemic, we should be careful not to increase the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

UPE asks why children aged 3 & 4 are exempted from...

The UPE stated that these children are not invulnerable and they too carry the virus

“The current situation with schools is worrying” – PN

The Nationalist Party (PN) is expressing worry regarding the current situation with the pandemic, and with schools being open.

“Let health authorities decide measures for schools” – Commissioner for Children

The Office of the Commissioner for Children appealed to all stakeholders not to overstep their remit and let the public health authorities decide what public health measures are needed to respond to any outbreak of Covid-19 in schools.

UPE urges govt to shut down schools

The UPE described the coronavirus cases in schools as alarming.

Watch: “Teachers must trust their schools to protect them” – Gozo...

Gozo's Bishop Anton Teuma told teachers to trust that school administrations are doing their best to safeguard both teachers and students in relation to the ongoing pandemic.

Judicial protest against MUT and UPE expected

For their "irresponsible behaviour."

Church schools to follow in government schools

Informed sources have told Newsbook.com.mt that the Secretariat for Catholic Education has acceded to a request that the Church schools open at par with those in the government sector.

Watch: “Wearing a mask all day is tedious, but I can’t...

Newsbook.com.mt spoke to five Senior School students about what they miss most about school... and what they are not looking forward to once they start going to school again.