Education

September 25, 2020
Announcing a new podcast series celebrating TVO's 50th birthday.
September 15, 2020
Caroline Alphonso, education reporter for the Globe and Mail, discusses how Ontario is getting back to the books.
September 15, 2020
The Agenda asks unions representing Ontario teachers what they want to see for school reopening amid the pandemic.
Published On: September 15, 2020
Public-health measures are changing how classrooms function — and creating new challenges for kids who are deaf and hard of hearing.
September 14, 2020
Parents are choosing to homeschool their children during the pandemic. But what does that entail?
Published On: September 14, 2020
TVO.org speaks with three teachers about the province’s reopening plan, their concerns about the upcoming term — and how they’ll be trying to keep their kids safe.
Published On: September 14, 2020
OPINION: Learning pods hold the promise of safer schooling during a pandemic. But the larger move toward education privatization undermines democratic commitments to equity, equality, and inclusion.
September 11, 2020
What does homeschooling entail and how many families are opting in?
Published On: September 11, 2020
OPINION: My four-year-old is heading back to school. I am trying to remain calm. I am not always succeeding.
Published On: September 10, 2020
Many Ontarians are worried about the government’s school-reopening plan — so some are opting to swap the province's curriculum for their own.
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.
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
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.
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?
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?