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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.
The Local
First year culinary stuent Si Dinh serves lunch to customers at the Centennial College's school of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts restaurant...
Feb 27, 2017 | Add Comment | Scarborough Mirror

The Local: a Centennial College restaurant where 'taste is king'

Mike Adler

There are no chicken burgers under heat lamps here, no trays of mac and cheese. The Local, below...

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News | 22 hours ago

Education forum on high school course selection coming to York

Members of the York community are invited to Social Planning Toronto’s education forum about how the choices made in high...

York Guardian | by Hilary Caton
Education | Feb 26, 2017
Capes for Kids

Holland Bloorview launches Capes for Kids campaign with Toronto police

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s new campaign might make you feel like a super hero. The Capes for Kids...

North York Mirror
Education | Feb 25, 2017
Police Chief Jennifer Evans

Peel police to review case involving six-year-old girl handcuffed at school

Peel Regional Police have ordered a review of a case involving a six-year-old student that was handcuffed by officers in a...

Mississauga News | by Rachael Williams
Ontario | Feb 23, 2017

High school teachers reach tentative deal

Ontario high school teachers reach tentative deal to extend contracts

Technology | Feb 23, 2017
Yulio VR

Virtual Reality making its way into TDSB classrooms

The immersive technology that is Virtual Reality is beginning to expand its reach beyond video games. It's infiltrating...

Scarborough Mirror | by Hilary Caton
Education | Feb 22, 2017
Northern Games

Toronto Catholic District School Board hosts Northern Spirit Games

For three days this month, Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) grades 4 to 6 students will snow shoe, skip rope...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
Feb 22, 2017

Spirit of Math Schools opens new Don Mills campus in Toronto

A decade after opening, the Don Mills campus of Spirit of Math Schools has a space of its own. Previously operating out of a...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Feb 22, 2017

Bankruptcy forces Toronto's MicroSkills to close doors after 33 years

North Etobicoke social service agencies are banding together to fill the gaps left in the wake of the “shocking” bankruptcy...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Cynthia Reason
Feb 22, 2017

York University gets funding boost of more than $100 million

York University is getting a funding boost of more than $100 million. The provincial and federal governments, along with the...

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 22, 2017

Cellphones banned at east Toronto school

Forget about bringing your cellphone to class at Earl Grey Senior Public School. On Tuesday, Feb. 21, a ban went into...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Feb 22, 2017

Winter clothing exchange warms students at Scarborough Village P.S.

A Scarborough school has set up a “trading post” to ensure every student is kept warm in the winter. In December, teachers...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Andrew Palamarchuk
Feb 21, 2017

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 | Add Comment
Feb 21, 2017

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 bit easier. The library,...

Bloor West Villager | Add Comment
Feb 21, 2017

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 | Add Comment
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 | Add Comment
Feb 20, 2017

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 | Add Comment | by Aaron D'Andrea

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