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Educators discuss ‘complex’ effects of pandemic on education in schools

Educators discuss ‘complex’ effects of pandemic on education in schools

Education has been adversely impacted by the spread of Covid-19. Schools across the globe have been temporarily closed, leaving teachers, administrators ...

QF schools offer children a unique learning experience

QF schools offer children a unique learning experience

Parents across Qatar will have the chance to explore what Qatar Foundation’s (QF) diverse range of schools can offer their children next month – from their own homes.

QatarDebate holds second league of preparatory school debates in English

QatarDebate holds second league of preparatory school debates in English

QatarDebate Center, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, recently organised the second league of the Preparatory School Debates in English for boys and girls.

QF schools teach students on dealing with bullying

QF schools teach students on dealing with bullying

In Anti-Bullying Week, Qatar Foundation (QF) schools have staged a series of activities involving teachers and students to help raise awareness of the most effective ways to combat different forms of bullying.

Attendance compulsory in schools from Sunday

Attendance compulsory in schools from Sunday

Attendance is compulsory in the country's schools on a rotation basis from Sunday, in line with a decision announced by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE) recently.

'Covid infection very low among students'

'Covid infection very low among students'

The number of Covid-19 infections among school students is very few given the number of students who go to school, top health official Dr Abdullatif al-Khal told Qatar TV on Wednesday.

Going to school benefits students on many fronts

Going to school benefits students on many fronts

The decision to implement the 50% rotating education system where all students have to attend schools every other week is in response to the demand of many parents who have discovered the shortcomings of remote learning, a senior official of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education told Qatar

Ministry of Education approves rotating attendance system for school students

Ministry of Education approves rotating attendance system for school students

Based on the public health indicators related to Covid-19 and the continuous monitoring and evaluation of the educational process in light of the pandemic, and within the framework of the general situation data.

Covid-19 prevention at schools a success

Covid-19 prevention at schools a success

Most of the Covid-19 cases discovered at schools in Qatar, came often from outside, Dr Yousef al-Maslamani, medical director of Hamad General Hospital, told Qatar TV yesterday.

Midterm examinations begin

Midterm examinations begin

The Semester 1 midterm examinations for the 2020/21 academic year began on Sunday amid the observance of a set of precautionary measures to ensure the safety of students.

MoPH reveals vision screening survey of school students

MoPH reveals vision screening survey of school students

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced results of the vision screening survey for school students for the year 2019-2020. The survey detected that rates of abnormal visual acuity (visual acuity less than 6/6) among government and private school students, were 12.24% and 21.34% respectively.

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.