Coronavirus

Published On: September 09, 2020
How will the Canadian economy recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic?
Published On: September 09, 2020
School reopening presents a real threat for First Nations communities, where education has historically been underfunded. Biigtigong Nishnaabeg, still waiting for federal dollars, is turning to land-based learning.
Published On: September 09, 2020
OPINION: The hospitality industry is precarious in the best of times — and it will probably never be the same again. We need to take this opportunity to prioritize the physical and mental well-being of workers.
Published On: September 08, 2020
Steve Paikin talks to Ontario's Minister of Education Stephen Lecce as school restarts amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published On: September 08, 2020
Journalists and politicos catch us up on the summer of politics amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published On: September 08, 2020
On top of the regular back-to-school stress, students are dealing with a pandemic. So public and Catholic boards in Hamilton and Niagara Region are working to support their mental well-being.
Published On: September 04, 2020
Lagging internet. Fewer board staff. Funding disparities. In the James Bay area, schools face a specific set of challenges heading into the year.
Published On: September 04, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province,
Published On: September 03, 2020
Everyone agrees that children and youth need the structure of school. But what are the best guidelines to make a safe return?
Published On: September 02, 2020
Ontario teachers discuss their concerns and plans for returning to school.
Published On: September 02, 2020
Ontario’s back-to-school plan doesn’t accommodate students with disabilities, advocates say — and offers more evidence that they have been forgotten throughout the pandemic.
Published On: September 01, 2020
More than 830,000 children in the province rely on school buses. Are the government's busing guidelines putting their health at risk?
Published On: September 01, 2020
OPINION: If they work, dirt-cheap coronavirus tests could make us all safer — that is, if public-health agencies can get out of the way.
Published On: August 31, 2020
OPINION: Because of the pandemic, many Canadians are experiencing chronic financial stress — and that can have serious, long-lasting psychological consequences.
Published On: August 28, 2020
What did we know about infectious viruses twenty years ago, and what have we learned in the meantime?
Published On: August 28, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
Published On: August 27, 2020
OPINION: Parents, kids, teachers, and school staff will be on the front lines this fall. But the way it plays out will affect everyone.
Published On: August 26, 2020
At the beginning of the pandemic, many in the industry worried that the year would be a total loss — now they’re saying interest has never been higher.