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Mississauga publication criticized for Islamophobic, baseless claims

Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie and community members are condemning an article posted online by a local publication that they say contains several Islamophobic and baseless claims. 286 more words


Brampton teaching assistant charged with sex crimes

A 27-year-old teaching assistant at a Brampton high school is facing charges in connection with a sexual assault involving a student.

Investigators with the Peel Police special victims’ unit arrested a North Park Secondary School employee last Monday. 61 more words


Toronto students schooled on social media for snow day whines

TORONTO – It’s another chilly day in Toronto, but some local students are getting roasted on social media as they try all sorts of whines, pleas and insults as a way to get their respective school boards to declare a snow day. 276 more words


Peel District School Board fined $50K after student injured in classroom mishap

BRAMPTON, Ont. – A Toronto-area school board has been fined $50,000 after a student suffered a fracture in a classroom incident.

Peel District School Board pleaded guilty in a Brampton, Ont., court to failing to take every precaution reasonable in the circumstances for the protection of a worker in a workplace as a result of the April 2014 incident. 123 more words


Toronto-area school boards strike back at students with no snow day tweets

Two Toronto-area school boards garnered praise and criticism for snarky remarks made on Twitter after not calling a snow day on Tuesday.

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Peel District School Board to vote on uniforms for its public schools

TORONTO — The Peel District School Board is considering making uniforms mandatory for students in its public schools.

Uniforms have already been tested as part of a pilot project at Central Peel Secondary School. 281 more words