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What makes a school work -- more funding, better teachers, more parental involvement? None of the above, says William Ouchi. A management professor at UCLA, he contends that management and accountability are at the core of a school's success. He joins Mary to discuss his book Making Schools Work: A Revolutionary Plan to Get Your Children the Education They Need. Taking care of a sick baby can be very challenging for new parents. It's hard to know what to do and easy to panic. Toronto's Dr. Jeremy Friedman from the Hospital for Sick Children has met many panicked parents over the years and he's answered most of their common questions in the book "The 3 a.m. Handbook: The Most Commonly Asked Questions about your Child's Health". He'll be here to take your calls and answer questions on everything from breast feeding to learning disabilities.
A mind-altering odyssey about one man's quest to prove a growing imbalance in our brains, and help us understand how this makes us increasingly unable to grapple with critical economic, environmental and social issues.
Dr. Williams & Dr. Pettifer team up to figure out if a 21 year old cat will survive tooth surgery; Dr. Bryer treats a tiny dog with a deadly virus; Dr. Boyd performs surgery on a working dog with bone fragments in its legs.
What does an addict need to change to kick addiction? At the Westover Treatment Centre in Ontario, it's just one thing-everything. Come Clean follows addicts through a 19-day residential substance dependence program and for 18 months afterwards.
The tabloids' voracious appetite for royal stories feeds an insatiable hunger for regal revelations. The Royals decry the intrusion, but over the last 60 years the press has repeatedly dug up tales of Royal misbehavior.