The Peel District School Board has provided a new update about the re-opening of schools in September, including a potential delay in the start of classes.
The City of Brampton has released information about their plan for BramptonU, a standalone university focused on cultivating talent and employability.
Ontario investing $900M in hiring more staff and supports, air ventilation in schools, and technology access for students.
SPARK hosted a virtual 36-hour hackathon with over 150 participants.
Peel Police have stopped the SRO program to consult the community’s opinions, with a report to be published later this year.
During a teletown hall hosted by Peel Regional Police in June, a live poll indicated that 73% of respondents wanted the police to take a proactive approach with youth interactions. What does “proactive” mean and what percentage of those asked were part of the youth community? To give youth voices a platform, you are invited […]
Colleen Russell-Rawlins has been appointed as the new permanent interim Director of Education for the Peel District School Board. Rawlins will assume the role on August 5.
The Ministry of Education has made major changes to the education system. Starting in September 2021, the province plans to end academic streaming in Grade 9, beginning with math courses. A bill has also been introduced to ban suspensions for students in Grade 3 or younger for “non-serious offences.” If passed, the bill could come into […]
This morning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced details about the Canada Student Service Grant (CSSG). Post-secondary students and recent graduates are eligible to receive money towards their tuition, based on the number of hours they volunteer between June 25 and October 31, 2020. These details and more can all be found on the new I […]
Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce has outlined three possible ways that schools will reopen this September. The first option is to resume in-person classes with strict precautions, such as the use of personal protective equipment (PPE). This option was recommended by Sick Kids Hospital in a report released earlier this week. Medical professionals believe that […]