Category Archives: Education

Submission For the Parents Education Consultation

Ontario Council sent comments concerning funding, STEM, needed job skills, financial and information literacies, bullying and cyber-bullying, HIV/AIDS, sexual health education, mental health, Parents’ Bill of Rights, youth-in-care, plus additional comments about the importance of the Six C’s – citizenship, collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking, developed by Michael Fullan, a former Dean of the […]

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Consultation on the Education System

The Provincial Government is doing a consultation on the education system. There are seven questions and three options for comments: open submission for both individuals and groups a survey for individuals a telephone town hall Deadline for comments is December 15, 2018. Ontario Council has two backgrounders to help you and your Club: How to […]

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Literacy in a Digital World

Literacy is a component of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and their 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. September 8 – International Literacy Day – is a day for Governments, civil society and stakeholders to highlight improvements in literacy rates, and reflect on remaining literacy challenges. This year’s theme is ‘Literacy in a Digital World’ […]

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