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E-learning policy and class size funding to be revised
People for Education is recommending a comprehensive review of education funding in Ontario so that it meets the needs of students in 2020.
A new report from Children’s Mental Health Ontario shows that children are waiting as long as two years for counselling and treatment for mental illness.
Bridget Stirling believes that - to make real progress in education - we need a Canada-wide network of voices for public education.
The province appears to have considered a plan to centralize all e-learning, and "sell" the courses and the expertise
Canada does well on PISA tests, but do results in three subjects tell us enough?
All four teacher federations are in negotiations with the province and school boards, and all four say the negotiations are not going well.
Funding changes may result in losses of thousands of teachers
The e-Learning session at People for Education's annual conference showed me the nuanced perspectives held by opponents and proponents of e-Learning and the various concerns held about the appropriate design and implementation of mandatory e-Learning…
What's at stake in teacher bargaining? Contracts expired for all of Ontario's teacher federations in August. The province and the teachers remain far apart on the main issues.