Tag Archives: High School

Etobicoke teacher re-arrested for child porn Crime

  By: Gulled Omar and Wrence Trinidad More accusations have been lodged against an Etobicoke high school teacher already facing numerous child porn charges related to an arrest in October. Gerard McGilly, 46, of Toronto, who formerly taught english at Bishop Allen Academy, was re-arrested and charged on November 30 with: two new counts of

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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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Almost 70% of Ontario students below math standard, testing shows News,Uncategorized

By Sargon Jajjo An agency that is responsible for testing Ontario students in reading, writing and mathematics, says less than 35 per cent of students meet the provincial standard in math. The study was done by the Education Quality and Accountability Office. Vanessa Vakharia, the founder of The Math Guru – a math tutoring centre

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Flavoured tobacco products popular among Canadian students, study finds Life,News

[youtube id=”ONboZYQY8KA” width=”620″ height=”360″] By Faiza Amin and Sandra De Grandis A new study by the National Youth Survey says Canadian high school students are using flavoured tobacco products at a growing rate. The survey was coordinated at the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact, which is a partnership between the Canadian Cancer Society and

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