Alberta government bans school mask mandates, online-only learning

Alberta government bans school mask mandates, online-only learning

Alberta government bans school mask mandates, online-only learning Schools must always offer an in-person class option, new regulations say No Alberta schools or pre-kindergarten classes can require students to wear masks to attend school, says a new provincial government regulation. The rules, which take effect today, also prevent almost every Alberta school from shifting Grade 1 to 12 classes to a solely online format. Kindergarten and pre-kindergarten classes are excluded and schools in sensitive settings such as hospitals may be …