You must wait for the return to face-to-face classes before the Covid-19: survey

42.9% of citizens believe that students should wait six months to return to face-to-face classes, this according to the most recent national telephone survey conducted by EL UNIVERSAL. On March 23, 2020, the government of the Republic ordered the suspension of face-to-face classes at the national level as a preventive measure to reduce the impact … Read more

Education Minister Carla Hananía rules out suspension of classes due to increase in COVID-19 cases

He clarified that it is forbidden to hold intramurals, achievement fairs and for students to participate in parades and other public events. The Minister of Education, Carla Hananía de Varela, through a circular issued this Wednesday, at the end of the afternoon, reported that classes are not suspended at any educational level, although the performance … Read more

Education will reopen despite third wave

MEXICO CITY Despite the growth in the number of Covid-19 contagions, the confinement will be less severe and they will no longer close activities such as education, assured the undersecretary of health, Hugo López Gatell. It may interest you: In limbo second dose Pfizer in Cuautitlán; this week application deadline expires At a press conference … Read more

SEP will order all students to grade with a minimum of 6 during a pandemic

The Secretary of Public Education (SEP) will instruct basic education teachers put on the ballot for the current school year a minimum grade of 6 to all the students who during the Covid-19 pandemic they had permanent or even intermittent contact with their teachers. In a preliminary draft sent to the National Commission for Regulatory … Read more

SEP opens an online course to prevent COVID-19 in return to face-to-face classes to the public

To reduce the risks of contagion of COVID-19 in schools, the federal government created the Safe Return online course, which is open to the general public. The Ministry of Public Education (SEP) invited mothers, fathers of family, tutors, as well as teachers, students and students of all educational levels to take this massive course, available … Read more

La Jornada – Comprehensive sexual education should be a priority in schools: SG

Mexico City. The Secretary of the Interior, Olga Sánchez Cordero, affirmed that in this return to face-to-face classes, comprehensive sexuality education must take priority, so it is necessary to work in coordination so that schools are safe spaces. At the head of the XXIV Ordinary Meeting of the Inter-Institutional Group for the Prevention of Pregnancy … Read more

The education catastrophe

The federal government recently announced its willingness to reopen schools in Mexico. Congratulations. Hopefully they will not close again, as just happened in Campeche. What kind of education will children and youth receive when they return to the classroom? Gilberto Guevara Niebla gave an answer in a recently published article: “Educational Regression” (La Crónica, 04/20/2021). … Read more

Reopening of schools in Nayarit postponed due to return to yellow traffic light

NAYARIT.- The Secretary of Education and the Public Education Services of the state reported that the return to face-to-face classes in the schools of Nayarit was postponed until further notice, because the entity will turn yellow from the epidemiological traffic light. In a statement, these organizations maintained that the return to classes could not take … Read more

CdMx. They carry out cleaning tequio in four schools in the capital

The capital government and the Federal Educational Authority (AEF) They carried out this weekend maintenance and cleaning work in four schools, from preschool to secondary level, as part of the tequio days for cleaning in 2,783 elementary schools in the city. In order to prepare them for an eventual back to face-to-face classesThe classrooms, furniture … Read more