Education

Education

Current articles from community newspapers regarding the Toronto-area board of education plus issues surrounding local schools and youth in the Toronto school district.
Bloor/Gladstone Library
File photo of the Bloor/Gladstone Library. The Library is hosting several workshops starting in March for Grade 11 and Grade 12 students to help...
11 hours ago | Add Comment | Bloor West Villager

Bloor/Gladstone Library helping students prepare for post-secondary

The Bloor/Gladstone Library is aiming to make high school students’ transition to post-secondary a...

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ArtsEntertainment | 11 hours ago

UPDATE: Black culture, art, storytelling in East York event cancelled

Editor's Note: This event has been cancelled. Old’s Cool General Store and the East Enders Against Racism collective is...

East York Mirror
Education | 15 hours ago

Young inventors March break camp held for Black Creek teens in Toronto

A March break camp focused on African inventors will be held at York University March 13 to 17. The Young Inventors...

North York Mirror
Education | Feb 21, 2017

TDSB trustee Jennifer Story hosts forum on school councils

Parents and caregivers are invited to bring their questions about school councils to an upcoming forum. On Monday, Feb....

East York Mirror
Home and Garden | Feb 20, 2017
Teaching garden

Dovercourt Boys and Girls Club proposing to build teaching garden

The Dovercourt Boys and Girls Club (DBGC) is proposing to build a garden at its clubhouse in Dovercourt Park. DBGC is leading...

Bloor West Villager | by Aaron D'Andrea
City Hall | Feb 20, 2017
Yonge and Gerrard

Find out more about the future of Downtown Yonge at meetup event

A meetup event featuring Toronto's chief planner Jennifer Keesmat, councillor Kristyn-Wong Tam and others will offer insight...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
Education | Feb 18, 2017
Texting

Toronto school bans cellphones from class

Students were told this week that they would have to leave their cell phones in their lockers during and between classes...

Beach Mirror | by Laura Beeston
Feb 17, 2017

Embattled trustee resigns over use of slur

Embattled Toronto-area school trustee resigns over use of racial slur

Feb 17, 2017

Georgina trustee Nancy Elgie, accused of racial slur, resigns

Elgie released a video statement Feb. 17 announcing her intention to step down

Georgina Advocate | 2 Comments | by Teresa Latchford
Feb 17, 2017

High school teachers plan informal talks

Ontario French teachers ratify new deal extending contracts to 2019

Feb 17, 2017

Etobicoke's St. Stephen students surprised with 28 new Lenovo laptops

Excited cheers of ‘Hip hip hooray!’ could be heard from the St. Stephen Catholic School gymnasium Thursday morning as a...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Cynthia Reason
Feb 16, 2017

York University hosts Black History Month symposium

York University will host Black History Month Symposium: The Evolving Meaning of Blackness in Canada this weekend. Jean...

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 16, 2017

Shades of Our Sisters shares stories of murdered Indigenous women

Eight Ryerson University media production students are looking beyond grim statistics, sharing the lives of two murdered...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Feb 15, 2017

CUPE education workers ratify extension

CUPE education workers ratify two-year contract extension

Feb 15, 2017

Runner-up in 2016 Scarborough trustee race not glad for Neethan Shan

Neethan Shan became a public school trustee in a Scarborough byelection last January. In September, he then ran...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler
Feb 15, 2017

Toronto teens honoured with Ontario Junior Citizen Awards nomination

Three students from North York and Etobicoke are being recognized for inspiring change in their communities. Serena Habib,...

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 15, 2017

First Nations School students get the gift of reading at book giveaway

Tata Consultancy Services has given the gift of reading to students at the First Nations School of Toronto, donating books...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner

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