For many Ontario students, the excitement of choosing Grade 9 courses for the upcoming school year is mixed with confusion over whether to take the academic or applied path. 1,237 more words
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A “hold and secure” order was put in place at Cardinal Carter Catholic Secondary School in Leamington for about two hours on Friday because of a rumoured threat to a school with a similar name. 138 more words
The Greater Essex County School Board announce Wednesday its received $21.76-million of funding to build a new school in the Forest Glade area and expand childcare programs in schools in Essex and Leamington. 368 more words
According to a new Executive Compensation Program being developed for the province, Greater Essex County District School Board director Erin Kelly is significantly underpaid.
Kelly, who was listed as having made $207,445 on the Sunshine List released last spring, would be in line for a pay raise of at least $17,000 under the proposed pay grid for school boards. 586 more words
Ideas ranging from minor tweaks to the complete abolishment of standardized testing were discussed Monday during a public forum on education at Mackenzie Hall.
The provincial Education Advisors’ Panel was in Windsor as part of a six-month study of Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO) testing. 716 more words
An offer $101,000 above the asking price compelled the Catholic school board to sell a shuttered school to a private developer rather than to a woman’s shelter with a lower bid — but with a bigger cause, according to its operator. 631 more words