The meeting scheduled for Tuesday of the Commission for Infectious Diseases and the Education Ministry’s working group to resume their Monday talks over the health safety protocols for the reopening of schools on September 1 was cancelled and will take place tomorrow.
In a press release after the meeting on Monday, the Health Ministry in a statement said talks will continue in the coming days so as to find and define the best and the safest solution to ways to organize the learning process.
“The Commission for Infectious Diseases has drafted precautionary measures and the necessary protocols that should be adhered to protect students and teachers throughout the process of learning and teaching. However, the final decision on the start of the new school year and how classes will be organized should be made by the Ministry of Education and Science. Officials of the Commission and the Education Ministry will resume tomorrow,” the Ministry said.