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Two thousand educational centers in 48 municipalities reopened for in person learning nationwide. They are located in communities where the 14-day Covid-19 positivity rate is below 5%. Schools have been closed since mid-March 2020.
Yet, President Luis Abinader expressed his satisfaction for “the speed” with which the Ministry of Education has worked to intervene in nearly 2,000 educational centers in 48 municipalities to guarantee water, sanitary services, biosecurity materials and everything necessary for the return to classroom attendance.
Abinader recognized the parents, students, and teachers for their attitude of adapting and facing adversity to maintain the educational system and so that the education of millions of children continues.
“But now it is time to take another step. A step framed within the normalization that we are already experiencing...