Archive: Math, Cancer Trial

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Forget about the winter blahs, let's look at the math doldrums Ontario students seem to be facing. At least, that's what dismal math scores are showing. What's behind their lack of performance? Is it the teachers, the curriculum--or is math just getting harder? My guests are here to try to solve the puzzle. Bob Milne is the principal at Toronto's Northern Secondary School. Stewart Craven is the math coordinator of the Toronto District School Board and the President of the Ontario Association for Mathematics Education. And Wili Liberman is our resident education columnist and the publisher and editor of teach magazine. Do you wish you could keep up on the latest research in cancer treatments? Well, if you have a computer, that information is just a mouse click away. The Ontario Cancer Research Network has launched a new website -- The site lists more than 200 ongoing clinical trials in Ontario. Here to tell us all about it is Bob Phillips, CEO of the Ontario Cancer Research Network. Welcome Bob. This show contains a Planet Parent segment.
Mar 04, 2004
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Extremely Likely speaks with the editor of “Road Today” about the Ottawa protest, the South Asian trucking community — and the issues the media should actually be focusing on.
A court loss for the province, online gambling, and big consulting fees.
Amid Omicron, this Ontario hospital has decided to suspend its vax mandate — but experts say that could do more harm than good.
OPINION: Ontario’s planning policies have repeatedly centred on projections that don’t pan out. A new report outlines the problem — and suggests some fixes.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province. 

Two years into the pandemic, this U of T psychology professor is less optimistic about our ability to “snap back.”

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: I told a joke on CBC Radio and got an angry email from a white listener. Turns out, I’m the one who’s privileged.
ANALYSIS: No one knows whether it’s possible. No one knows how much we could store if it is. But the southwest may be fertile ground for carbon sequestration.