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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.
Clean water awareness
Students from Northview Heights Secondary School walk through North York to raise awareness of the plight of First Nations communities, many of which...
10 hours ago | Add Comment | North York Mirror

Northview Heights students raise awareness of Canada's water crisis

Justin Skinner

It’s little secret that access to clean water is a serious crisis in developing nations, but it may...

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Education | 12 hours ago

Seneca College hosts an open house at six campuses, three in Toronto

Seneca College is hosting an open house at six of its campuses Saturday, April 1, including three in North York. The open...

North York Mirror
Education | Mar 28, 2017
John Fisher protest

TDSB decision expected soon on possible relocation of Yonge-Eglinton area school

'We’re waiting for the results of a Phase 2 risk assessment.' - TDSB spokesperson Ryan Bird

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
Environment | Mar 27, 2017
World Water Day

GlobalMedic enlists help of Humber College students on World Water Day

Humber College students spent World Water Day last week helping prepare family emergency kits for Syrian refugees....

Etobicoke Guardian | by Cynthia Reason
Canada 150 | Mar 25, 2017
Missing Richview School bell

Search continues for missing Richview school bell

The plot has thickened in the mysterious disappearance of the Richview school bell. Earlier this month, Etobicoke Centre...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Cynthia Reason
Education | Mar 24, 2017
MPP Mitzie Hunter

Ontario government invests in career, life skills for students

The Ontario government is working with educators on a series of pilot projects that aim to better prepare today’s high...

Bloor West Villager | by Justin Skinner
Community | Mar 22, 2017
Canada 150 grant

Etobicoke’s Our Lady of Sorrows to receive $330K Canada 150 grant

A new and improved field of dreams should be installed at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School within the next year, thanks,...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Cynthia Reason
Mar 22, 2017

CYC, Dixon Hall offer up eats and fun at gala fundraisers

The Cabbagetown Youth Centre and Dixon Hall are serving up good food and fun to raise funds for programs to support youth...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Mar 22, 2017

TDSB seeks applicants to fill Neethan Shan's vacated trustee role

Applications are now being accepted to fill the TDSB trustee position that was vacated with the election of Neethan Shan to...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment
Mar 21, 2017

East York nursery school may be forced to close

A well-loved east Toronto resource is facing an uncertain future. The Dentonia Park Co-operative Nursery School, which is...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Mar 21, 2017

Grassroots Week gives a hand up to small not-for-profit groups

Volunteer Toronto's Grassroots Week, the culmination of its two-year Grassroots Growth program, is helping to boost the...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Mar 18, 2017

Tuition cut dampens impact of CHAT closing its north campus

Despite positive news that two generous donations would help keep tuition at TanenbaumCHAT below $19,000 for the foreseeable...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Mar 17, 2017

uReport: Seneca College hosted talk on indigenous education in Canada

The indigenous community was front and centre during a recent talk at Seneca College. SenecaTalks: A Conversation About...

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Mar 17, 2017

Do you qualify for free tuition? Try OSAP calculator

New tool determines if you qualify for free tuition, financial assistance, grants

Newmarket Era | 7 Comments | by Teresa Latchford
Mar 14, 2017

Scarborough school 'icon' retires after 50-year teaching career

Dave Pollard, 69, retired Friday, March 10 after a teaching career that spanned half a century, including three decades at...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Andrew Palamarchuk
Mar 14, 2017

Apply today for DECA Young Leaders Scholarship

Young leaders from Toronto’s east end are invited to apply for the second annual DECA Young Leaders Scholarship. The...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Mar 13, 2017

St. Cecilia Catholic School student wins battery recycling award

A student at St. Cecilia Catholic School in High Park North is being recognized for recycling batteries at her school....

Bloor West Villager | Add Comment

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