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Parent's Plea To Stop The Bullying In Her Child's School Goes Viral

(York Region District School Board Still Plagued With Accountability and Bullying Issues Seven Years After High Profile Rally)

Back in 2009, over 400 students walked out of their classrooms…

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Accountability

Parents claim York Region school Internet filters ineffective; pornography accessible

TORONTO — A Markham couple said computers in York Region’s public school system aren’t adequately equipped to filter out pornography, putting children at risk.

Eva and John Himanen have three daughters at Little Rouge Public School in Markham, and Eva is even the vice chair of the school council. 479 more words

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Mother of boy with autism fights school board for transportation service

TORONTO — The mother of a grade one student is considering filing a human rights complaint against her son’s school board, after the board refused to provide transportation for the boy to get to his after-school therapy. 459 more words

Education

Teacher accused of Islamophobic tweets connected to post about imposing atheist beliefs on students

TORONTO — A high school teacher being investigated in connection with a Twitter account that discusses alleged Islamophobic beliefs is also being connected to a blog post that discusses imposing atheist beliefs on students. 791 more words

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Richmond Hill high school teacher under investigation for alleged Islamophobic tweets

TORONTO – A Richmond Hill, Ont., teacher is being investigated for a series of alleged tweets with Islamophobic themes, the York Region District School Board confirmed. 418 more words

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