Parents stated that their children are in need of in-person classes and that remote learning alternatives are simply not making the grade.
Experts as SickKids Hospital in Toronto are calling for schools to reopen as a matter of mental health for the kids and may also avoid adverse health effects.
The premier gave the information after he was asked how parents and guardians are going to be able to return to work without arrangements for child care.
Premier Legault noted that the area has not seen a large enough drop in coronavirus deaths or hospitalizations for schools and daycares to begin reopening.
Multiple schools were on lockdown in Nova Scotia due to the threat of an active shooter. An 18-year-old man was arrested and a handgun found nearby.
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