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More French schools closed after virus cases detected

More French schools closed after virus cases detected

More French schools have closed after multiple students tested positive for Covid-19 while a further 2,100 individual classes have also been called off, Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer said today.

QU Health Majors Group attracts highest number of students this year

QU Health Majors Group attracts highest number of students this year

The Health Majors Group at Qatar University (QU) has attracted the highest number of students this year, it was announced on Tuesday.

Less than 0.2% of students, teachers have tested positive: official

Less than 0.2% of students, teachers have tested positive: official

A senior official said on Monday that out of more than 350,000 students and over 35,000 teachers in Qatar, less than 0.2% have tested positive since schools reopened on September 1.

Millions return to school in Italy after virus closure

Millions return to school in Italy after virus closure

Millions of Italian children returned to the classroom today as most schools reopened more than six months after they were closed to curb the coronavirus pandemic.

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

EAA event highlights Qatar role in supporting education

Education Above All Foundation organised a high-level virtual event on the sidelines of the first International Day for Protection of Education from Attack...

QU honours student participants in summer training programme

QU honours student participants in summer training programme

Qatar University (QU) recently honoured the student participants in the summer training programme that was organised by QU's Young Scientists Centre (QU-YSC) in June through visual communication technology under the precautionary measures due to coronavirus (COVID-19), entitled ‘The Environment...

Psychological well-being of students during new academic year in focus

Psychological well-being of students during new academic year in focus

With schools starting the new academic year with the Blended Learning plan, a clinical psychologist from Sidra Medicine has emphasised the need for mental and psychological well-being of students ...

Parents to sign consent form for students' Covid-19 test

Parents to sign consent form for students' Covid-19 test

Parents of students selected for random Covid-19 testing will be requested to sign a consent form prior to their children getting tested, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has said.

Nearly half of permitted students attend Indian schools on day one of new academic year

Nearly half of permitted students attend Indian schools on day one of new academic year

About 50% of the permitted students attended physical classes at various Indian schools on Tuesday on the first day of the new academic year - the first time since schools were closed due to the outbreak of Covid-19.

QU issues guidance for students at risk of contracting virus

QU issues guidance for students at risk of contracting virus

Qatar University (QU) has given special instructions to students who are most at risk of contracting Covid-19 and its complications as the institution gets ready to resume physical learning.

Tamuq welcomes record number of students for fall semester 2020

Tamuq welcomes record number of students for fall semester 2020

The start of the fall semester at Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq), a Qatar Foundation partner university, saw a record 181 new undergraduate engineering students ...

WCM-Q and NMoQ collaboration allows students to investigate Covid-19

WCM-Q and NMoQ collaboration allows students to investigate Covid-19

High school students from across Qatar had the chance to investigate the biology and spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) thanks to a collaboration between the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) and Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q).