Beijing says no plan for reopening of schools

Source: Xinhua| 2020-03-17 19:17:02|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, March 17 (Xinhua) -- Beijing has no plan for reopening schools and kindergartens at present, said the Beijing Municipal Education Commission on Tuesday.

It is still too early to consider any plans for reopening of schools and the timetable will be decided considering the situation of the coronavirus outbreak, according to the commission.

The commission said it will notify the public of the timetable and arrangement of the new semester in advance.

College students are advised to take online courses at home and should not return to school, according to the commission.