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Financial literacy in education system News

By: Alana MacLeod The Ontario government is enhancing financial literacy learning in elementary and secondary schools, an initiative that college and university students today say they wish they had while they were in school. University or college students like Marina Eskander, 22-year-old Humber College student are unaware of how to create a budget or even

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Alcohol moderation could change drinking culture Lifestyle,News

By: Laura Dart Moderation and education go hand in hand when it comes to drinking alcohol, according to LinX Lounge manager at Humber. The on-campus bar at Humber’s north campus hosts pub nights and music themed events that bring students over 19 to drink and enjoy the night. Daniela Trozzolo, manager at LinX, says staff

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Guidance counsellors largely absent from Ontario elementary schools News

Phil Witmer There are not enough guidance counsellors in Ontario elementary schools to help students going through the most important part of their mental maturity, says advocacy group People for Education in a report released Monday. The report states that the current number of guidance counsellors in elementary schools is inadequate compared to the amount in Ontario’s secondary

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U of T’s new race-based census to point way towards diversity News

Phil Witmer The University of Toronto plans to introduce a race-focused census next fall to better analyze the school population’s ethnic background. The study, encompassing all 85,000 current U of T students, will be the largest of its kind among Ontario post-secondary institutions. U of T Human Resources VP Angela Hildyard told Humber News that

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