US Coronavirus in Paris: Nearly 500 classes closed, twice as much as the past week
White House vows to provide 10 million Covid tests for schools each month
The Biden administration announced Wednesday that it would provide schools with 10 million Covid-19 tests every month as it urges districts to keep classrooms open amid a widespread shortage of testing kits.The White House said it will distribute 5 million rapid tests to schools every month. It also vowed to make the capacity for an additional 5 million PCR tests available through a Department of Health and Human Services program that collects samples and sends them to labs.
in Parisian schools, the number of classes continues to increase while cases of contamination are down. Let's do a check in.Epidemics - In Parisian schools, the number of classes continues to increase while cases of contamination are down. Let's do a check in.
In the aftermath of, the Ministry of Education unveiled contamination figures in . In the Paris Academy, the data is contrasted. The number of closed classes more than doubled in one week: 490 closed classes, against 210, last week (week from January 10 to 16). A strong increase that is not yet accompanied by an increase in cases of , they are down: 12,500 cases confirmed this week, against 16,500 last week.
Anxious. Helpless. Upset. Omicron surge leaves U.S. parents, teachers and students on edge
China is enforcing a strict set of Covid-19 rules at the Winter Olympics to stop the fast-spreading Omicron variant. From a "closed-loop” system to a ban on shouting, WSJ explains how some of these restrictions will work, and why despite all efforts, an outbreak could still derail competitions. Photo: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters
Video: Covid-19: These French who cross the footsteps (BFMTV)
More than 2% of teaching employees are sick. To better protect themselves, staff working in high schools,masks. The Ile-de-France region announced, by the voice of a statement, that it will make available from Monday, January 24, a million masks. These are reserved for regional agents (in charge of welcoming, maintenance, gardening, catering). This decision takes place, fifteen days after the announcement of the Ministry of Education, which will give it five million masks.
Paris. Anne Hidalgo refuses a new displacement of Crack .
consumers © Philippe Renault / West-France Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris, visiting Rennes where she met Nathalie Renealed, Mayor of Rennes, on the theme of housing. "The City of Paris will not participate in any way to any new operation that would only move the problem without trying to solve it effectively and sustainably," writes the socialist candidate in the presidential election.