School pools on chopping block

Province refuses plea for cash from Toronto board, which may close most of its pools by fall Feb 06, 2008 Toronto Star   Kerry Gillespie The province has refused the Toronto school [...]

School use funding increased

The provincial government has announced that it will be investing $33 million in the Community Use of Schools program for the 2008-09 school year.  This funding will grow to $66 million over [...]

Provocative reaction condescending

McGuinty's big step backwardToronto Star Feb 05, 2008   Jim Coyle Premier Dalton McGuinty knows as well as anyone the price to be paid when politicians trade in contempt and invite [...]

Indigenous Education Network presents

The Indigenous Education Network, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto presents: Indian Residential Schools and the Truth Commission into Genocide in CanadaWed. Feb [...]

Access to School Space – top 10

Top Ten Reasons to Support Better Community Access to School Space 1. Improve student performance Studies have demonstrated the positive impact participation in school-based after-hours [...]

Star report on Africentric school

Board okays black-focused schoolsToronto board votes 11-9 after meeting filled with passionate pleas and dire warningsJan 30, 2008 Louise Brown Brett Popplewell  Toronto Star staff reporters [...]

G&M report on Africentric school

Black-focused school wins approvalCAROLINE ALPHONSO AND JAMES BRADSHAW Globe and Mail     January 30, 2008 TORONTO — In a tight vote, Toronto District School Board [...]

Africentric studies buoy school

Inspiring pilot-test courses get high marks from students, teachersToronto Star   Jan 29, 2008 Louise Brown   Education Reporter Emily Canfield already knows what Africentric [...]