Should Ontario Scrap Elected School Boards?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The Manitoba government recently announced it would abolish its elected school boards, joining the province of Nova Scotia and parts of Quebec. Is it time for Ontario do the same? Or do school boards in Ontario just need some tweaking? The Agenda discusses the purpose the province's school boards serve, their cost, where they succeed and fall short, and what the result would be if Ontario eliminated its oldest form of elected representation.
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