Funding formula refresher course

KELLY GRANT  Globe & Mail April 19, 2008 In 1998, Mike Harris's Conservative government took taxing power away from local school boards and established a new education-funding [...]

Continuing education given reprieve

Toronto Star April 18, 2008   Kristin Rushowy   EDUCATION REPORTER Continuing education will continue as is – for now. Toronto trustees decided at a meeting Wednesday [...]

“This isn’t over by a long shot,”

Wednesday April 16, 2008 A months-long battle to keep almost two-dozen Toronto District School Board pools open appears to have come to an end. Despite the countless protests [...]

Wynne, lose and belly flop

Thu, April 17, 2008 CHRISTINA BLIZZARDOnce a champion of the save the pools and schools fight, now look at the education minister My, that's a most uncomfortable petard Education Minister [...]

“Real problem is the funding”

Education minister backs school closings.  Move would free up funding for programsToronto Star April 17, 2008  Robert Benzie Ontario's education minister has lauded a move by the [...]

Crombie asked to save pools

Toronto Star April 17, 2008 Kristin Rushowy  EDUCATION REPORTER Toronto's public board is turning to former mayor David Crombie in the hope he can broker a deal to keep school pools [...]

Small schools on the block

Trustees move ahead on school closingsToronto Star April 17, 2008  Kristin Rushowy  EDUCATION REPORTER Toronto public school board trustees approved a plan late last night that could [...]

solution based on money

"Board forced to consider school closings"The Globe and Mail  SUSAN KRASHINSKY  April 17, 2008 Plagued by falling enrolment and rising stress on costs, the Toronto District [...]