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UAE: Sharjah extends distance learning for private schools until April 22

Crisis team announces decision in the interest of pubic safety, facilitate recovery phase

Archive image of a student in Sharjah attending online classes
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Sharjah: The local emergency, crisis and disaster management team in Sharjah on Sunday decided to extend distance learning for private schools in the emirate till tomorrow, Monday, April 22.

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The decision has been taken to facilitate the preparedness of schools and surrounding areas to safely receive students and teachers.

Last week had brought record rains, which forced schools to switch to online classes.