Education

Published On: July 21, 2021
TVO.org speaks with People for Education’s Annie Kidder about how students and teachers are doing — and what they’ll need when they head back to class.
June 04, 2021
Was delaying in-person learning until the fall a good call for the province?
Published On: June 04, 2021
OPINION: The premier says he’s doing all he can to protect our children. So where was the school plan for this year — and where’s the plan for September?
Published On: June 02, 2021
OPINION: Some Ontarians are furious that patios will open while schools remain shut. The frustration is understandable — but the argument doesn’t make any sense.
May 27, 2021
Author Fredrik deBoer talks about his book, "The Cult of Smart: How Our Broken Education System Perpetuates Social Injustice."
Published On: May 27, 2021
OPINION: Ontario’s public-health and political leaders have not earned any benefit of the doubt when it comes to risk management.
Published On: May 20, 2021
OPINION: Ontario’s children have suffered during this long, grim pandemic. They’ve earned a break. Let’s give it to them.
Published On: April 30, 2021
Elected school boards appear to be on the decline in Canadian education systems. Is it time to abolish them?
April 26, 2021
The Agenda discusses the purpose the province's school boards serve, their cost, where they succeed and fall short.
April 23, 2021
How is the city and region dealing with the cutbacks and closures announced by Laurentian University?
Published On: April 20, 2021
As part of Laurentian University’s creditor-protection process, the school has shut down nearly a third of its programs. Where does that leave students, staff, and partner universities? 
April 19, 2021
What's at stake for students, faculty and the northern Ontario university community with the loss of important degree programs.
April 06, 2021
How will the remote classroom work in Ontario?
Published On: March 25, 2021
TVO.org speaks with People for Education’s Annie Kidder about why she thinks this year’s budget falls short when it comes to helping schools deal with COVID-19 — and everything else.
Published On: March 22, 2021
Opportunities to play sports have disappeared over the past 12 months. That’s why the Red Shirt Effect is working to turn the pandemic year into a training year.
Published On: March 22, 2021
OPINION: Universities and colleges must take a hard and unflinching look at the ways their policies, practices, and attitudes perpetuate discrimination.
Published On: March 09, 2021
TVO.org speaks with Michael Garron Hospital’s Janine McCready about variants of concern, testing — and how to keep schools open.
Published On: February 24, 2021
Ottawa has updated its policy for international graduates — but advocates say it hasn’t gone far enough to address longstanding issues and new pandemic realities.