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Recently, there has been a public debate on childcare. What’s missing, however, in these heated discussions, has been the lasting, and potentially life-changing, benefits of early childhood education to children themselves.
Masks, vaccines, distancing, in-person and online learning: Every province and territory has a different strategy.
Ontario's back-to-school plan includes details on safety and masking, but little information on vaccinations or educational supports.
New report recommends that early learning and childcare be publicly funded, publicly governed, and embedded in public education systems.
Basic funding for education in Ontario will not increase for the coming year, despite increases in enrolment, salaries, and inflation.
Stakeholders agreed that schools should be re-opened for in-person learning wherever possible and if recommended by local Medical Officers of Health
COVID-19’s impact on extracurricular activities leaves Ontario students without crucial opportunities for learning
Every child in Canada has a right to education. But up to now the quality of that education has not been defined. People for Education is working to change that.
People for Education has analyzed the province’s plans to shift control of online learning to TVO/TFO and is raising major concerns - about support for students, TVO's capacity to execute the plan, and the rushed…
Education is not listed as a key priority in Ontario's 2021-22 provincial budget. There appears to be only minor funding to support school boards in dealing with the ongoing impacts of COVID-19.