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Boards applaud province's financial literacy program

The province is hoping the addition of a financial literacy component to the high school curriculum will help students make more sense out of their dollars and cents. 506 more words

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Province wants school boards, municipalities to co-operate on rural education issues

It’s come too late to save Harrow District High School, but Sherry Bondy hopes Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter’s plan to seek new approaches to rural education will save another community’s school. 747 more words

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Intergenerational mentoring boosts kids' confidence, grades

“Sometimes we make a mess, don’t we?” Sandy Ladouceur said as she unpacked cupcakes, icing sugar and decorative supplies.

“Oh, yeah,” Kailyn replied with a big grin before the pair’s latest messy assignment. 501 more words

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Catholic board's gay straight alliances celebrate inclusivity in schools

Having been one of the early student activists in the Catholic school board’s LGBTQ community, Eli Marentette had a simple and optimistic message for the 100 students gathered at Friday’s WEShine event at Holy Names high school. 495 more words

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Lakeshore students harness 3-D technology

As gambles go, the $20,000 bet St. William principal Carl Bull placed on his students’ future by pushing for a technology lab at the school seemed as safe as they come. 631 more words

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Brennan tech summit opening young eyes to the future

It was billed as a tech summit. But in reality, there was just a whole lot of different learning go on.

More than 600 students from six elementary schools gathered at Brennan Secondary School Friday filling 25 classrooms and the gym to learn about coding, robotics and programming. 698 more words

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School boards hesitating to make decisions about U.S. travel

School boards around Ontario are hesitating over postponing U.S. field trips in hopes some clarity may still emerge around the new travel restrictions at the U.S. 505 more words

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