Category Archives: Education

Letter to Minister of Education Stephen Lecce

April 12, 2021 – Ontario Council sent a letter to the Honourable Stephen Lecce regarding the Ministry of Education’s proposed amendments to the Education Act, in particular the changes pertaining to online learning. Read the letter …

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MOE Response re CCEYA Consultation

March 1, 2021 – In November 2020, CFUW Ontario Council submitted their recommendations to the Ministry of Education concerning proposed regulations to the Child Care and Early Years Act. On March 1st, 2021, Ontario Council received an update from the Ministry of Education regarding the 2020 consultation. Read the MOE’s update here. Read the CFUW […]

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Ontario Council Response to the 2021-22 Education Funding Guide

On January 15, 2021 Ontario Council submitted their response to the Ontario 2021-22 Education Funding Guide. The response included comments to 3 questions pertaining to the COVID-19 outbreak response, adjustments to online learning, and use of outdated census data to support students with special needs. Read the submission in its entirety …

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Ontario Council Comments re the 2020 CCEYA Review

It has been five years since the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 (CCEYA) came into effect on August 31, 2015. It was designed to strengthen compliance, health and safety in child care settings across the province. As part of the Act, the Ministry of Education is required to conduct a review of the legislation within five years […]

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Support for University Students, April 6 2020

A letter was sent to Premier Doug Ford on behalf of the CFUW Charitable Trust, requesting more support for universities and university students.

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