Education

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.
February 22, 2021
Long-time educator Charles Pascal discusses his book derived from five decades in Ontario education, "Leading from the Inside Out."
Published On: February 16, 2021
TVO.org speaks with U of T professor Funké Aladejebi about mid-20th- century Black women teachers — “the early architects of anti-racist education in Canada.”
February 05, 2021
An update on Ontario's return to in-classroom learning.
Published On: February 05, 2021
The Sudbury-based university entered creditor protection this week. TVO.org explains what that means — for students, the city, and the northeast.
Published On: February 01, 2021
OPINION: Some schools will be closed until at least February 10. Will they open on the 11th? A week later? A month? We still don’t really know.
Published On: February 01, 2021
The government has provided new information about funding, testing, and staffing. Read the full briefing.
Published On: December 07, 2020
OPINION: COVID-19 has brought uncertainty and terror for families. It’s my kids who keep me focused even when I’m feeling immense despair.