Beware school boards bearing gifts

.. A round of nine public “pupil accommodation” meetings, held in rapid succession this fall announced the arrival of 10 Elementary Alternative Learning Opportunity (EALO) schools. [...]

School closures update

  A Save our Schools Commentary As a city with continued anticipated growth over this decade Toronto will need all its existing elementary and secondary schools by the end of the decade. The [...]

EXPLORING SCHOOLS AS COMMUNITY HUBS

Investigating application of the community hub model in context of the closure of Athabasca School, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada and other small schools Executive Summary The purpose of this [...]

school enrolment rising in TO

    After a dramatic drop of more than 20,000 students over the past decade, Toronto public school board enrolment is picking up and expected grow by almost 40,000 by 2035. If the enrolment [...]

public system private money

Fees, Fundraising and Equity in Education Recently, Social Planning Toronto released a much anticipated report at the University of Toronto which points out that school fees and fundraising [...]

breaking news:

twitter.com/cpe_TO (CampaignForPublicEducation)  Joel_Dick tweets:    “Worried about ur local school being closed? I’ll talk with education activist @stephanoTO Thursday at [...]

board eyes poor school on prime land

School board eyes poor school on prime land On June 14th close to 80 community members, parents, children and teachers gathered in Toronto’s oldest residential neighbourhood (Ward 14 [...]

Detroit: OCCUPATION AT HIGH SCHOOL!

STUDENTS AND SUPPORTERS SIT-IN TO DEMAND THAT NO DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOL CLOSES  by  Danny WeilEducation Apr 15, 2011   Following in the civil rights tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King [...]