The new school year has just started, and for many educators, safety is top of mind. Multiple unions across Canada say reports of student violence against teachers are on the rise. As Naomi Barghiel reports, teachers are worried it’ll get worse without proper support.
A Kitchener school’s decision not to celebrate Valentine’s Day with candies and cards left a sour taste in some mouths. How the ‘Valentine’s Day is cancelled’ panic really got started | The Star
There are 40,000 Catholic teachers in Ontario and thousands more in the four provinces that provide some level of public funding to Catholic schools, to say nothing of even more who work in private Catholic…
Oct. 24 election suspended after names missing from ballot Cambridge clerk launches review of Catholic school board ballot error | CBC News
Dispensers are already in place at high schools New pilot project will see dispensers for free menstrual products installed in at least five Catholic elementary schools | TheRecord.com
Transgender students using washrooms debated despite not being on the agenda Hundreds gather at school board meeting, parents speak out about policies for transgender students | CBC News
Almost half of local students fall below provincial math standards, tests reveal How Waterloo Region schools aim to improve math skills (therecord.com)